Romell Jones

Alton | Monday, January 11 2016

Romell La’Vaughn Jones was born October 30, 2004 in St. Louis, MO to Sonya Marie Dixon and Robert La’Vaughn Jones, Sr.

Mel Mel, as he was affectionately called, attended school: River Bend Head Start, Lewis and Clark Elementary, and Gilson Brown Elementary.  He had a personality that would light up a room.  Romell was a great protector of his brothers and sisters, very athletic, loved lending a helping hand, loved to smile, enjoyed cleaning, very outspoken, and great jokester.

On Monday, January 11, 2016 at 6:02 p.m., Romell took his wings and went to be with the Lord.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Edward Jones, Sr.

Left to celebrate wonderful memories: His loving mother and father, Sonya Marie Dixon and Robert La’Vaughn Jones, Sr.; 8 Siblings, Robert Jones, Armani Jones, Ramiyah Jones, Rajuan Jones, Raysean Jones, Amauril Reynolds, A’Laysia Mason, and A’Fayero Mason; Maternal Grandparents, Denise (Mike) Hill and Albert (Debbie) Dixon; Paternal Grandmother, Madine Williams; Paternal Great Grandmother, Maggie Mathis; 9 aunts; 12 uncles; 5 best friends, Jonas Wheeler, Justyce Anthony, Darrion, Nasser Perry, and Edmond Girdon; and a host great aunts; great uncles, cousins, and friends.

Visitation will convene Tuesday, January 19, 2016 from 9 until time of service at 11:00 a.m. at Deliverance Temple Complex Church of God in Christ. Dr. Gregory L. Harrison and Pastor Gregory Denton will officiate and eulogize.  Interment will follow at Upper Alton Cemetery.  Guest registry and condolences are available at:

Obit Provided By:
Harrison Funeral Chapel

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