Roger Jones, beloved son of the late L. C. and Aileen Walker, was born June 26, 1946 in Wake County and met his Heavenly Father on October 29, 2017 after a lengthy illness. He was also preceded in death by his brothers,Raymond and James.

Roger was educated in Wake County Schools. He was employed with N.C. State Department of Agriculture where he retired after thirty years. He was a loving husband and father who enjoyed life.

Roger leaves to cherish his legacy, his wife, Frankie; four sons, Stan (Angelica),
Roger Alexander (Angela), Anthony (Pam) and Dexter (Maya); two daughters,
Renae and Starreta; Lelia McMillan and Lucille Jones; one uncle, Leroy McMillan; one sister-in-law, Barbara Jones; five nephews, Raymond Jr., Robert, Michael Anthony, James, and Letron; two nieces, Felicia and Marceal; nineteen grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; special assistant, Steven Mukungel; special friend, Betty Taylor; and numerous cousins, other relatives and friends.

Funeral service at 1:00 PM Monday, November 6, 2017 at Poplar Springs Christian Church, 6115 Old Stage Road, Raleigh, NC preceded by a 12:00 noon visitation. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Viewing from 2 - 8:00 PM Sunday November 5, 2017 at Haywood Funeral Home.