Mr. Eric Jones was born to the late Geraldine Howard Smith and Arron Crossley, in Barbour County, Alabama.
He joined Mount Nebo Missionary Baptist Church, at an early age. He later joined Union Missionary Baptist Church, where he remained until his death.
Eric passed away after a brief illness on May 23, 2022, at Flowers Hospital in Dothan, Alabama.
He was preceded in death by his brother: Theodis Comer.
Eric leaves to cherish his loving memories; his loving wife: Pearline Jones; two daughters: Tayler Boykin and Kamekia Thomas; two sons: Anterrio& Elrico Thomas; sisters: Cathy (LaSalle) Durham of Eufaula, AL, April Crossley of Dothan, AL, and Katrina Crossley of Dothan, AL; brothers: Rowley (Gail) Howard of Newark, NJ, Zackary (Elizabeth) of Louisville, AL, James (Mary) Jones of Louisville, AL Andrew Crossley of Dothan, AL; three grandchildren: Anterrio, Jr., Javious, Chynaa; a host of nieces & nephews; a loving mother-in-law: Lillie Pearl Thomas; one sister-in-law and three brothers-in-law.