Clifton Patrick Jones, 86, died peacefully on September 21, 2013. A native of Chapel Hill, he was born to the late Jessie and Annie Jones.
Clifton retired from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill after 30 years in the Biochemistry department and the Wilson Library.
Cherishing his memory are his devoted wife of 20 years, Bettye Speight Jones; one sister, Annie J. Gains of Chapel Hill; two sons, Michael Jones (Monica) and James Jones (Paula) of Durham; four daughters, Allison Judd, Twanna Jones, Mellace Hilliard of Durham and Crystal Hilliard of Atlanta, GA; Eleven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
The service will be held at Community Baptist Church, 4821 Barbee Rd, Saturday, September 29, 2013 at 12 noon. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.