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Melvin Leitner Jones, III

Age 56 of Middletown, DE passed away on Friday, April 15, 2005, at his home.

Mr .Jones was a lifelong resident of DE. He was a 1966 graduate of Mt. Pleasant Senior High School and Greensboro College in Greensboro, NC. He was a certified alcoholism counselor.

He was predeceased by his parents, Bessie B. and Melvin L. Jones; and his wife, Judith Reed Jones. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Matthew and Kate Jones; grandchildren, Clove Cook and Gus and Ryleigh Jones, all of Newark; his sister, Roxanne J. Ruckdeschel of FL; and numerous cousins in both OH and DE.

The funeral service will be held at 10 am on Wednesday, April 20th, preceded by a viewing from 9-10 am at the DANIELS & HUTCHISON FUNERAL HOME, 212 N. Broad Street, Middletown, DE. Interment will follow in Hollywood Cemetery in Greenwood, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Mr. Jones' memory may be made to the charity of your choice.