Herbert Lee Jones Jr. was born in Cincinnati Ohio on April 25, 1937. He was called home early Wednesday, November 27, 2019. Born to the union of Herbert Lee Jones Sr. and Gertrude Settles Jones. Herbert was the eldest of 5 siblings. There were six of them. Herbert, Rita, Gary, Winifred, Earl and Pierce.
Herb was born in Cincinnati but raised in Camp Dennison, Ohio and attended Indian Hill High School. And due to a family tragedy in his Jr yr. he was relocated to Cincinnati, Ohio where he graduated from Hughes High School. Soon after graduation he enrolled in the United States Marine Corp. whereupon after serving for 4 years, he received his Honorable Discharge.
Herbert , a.k.a. Herb decided that he wanted to make Security his line of work. He retired from Cincinnati Milacron where he worked as a Security Officer.
Herb was the type of man who always had more than just a handsome face/physique. He always had the ability meet you in conversation on whatever level you were and leave you with a feeling of well-being and assured confidence. He was also known to share his opinion and enjoyed responding to editorials in the Cincinnati Enquirer. Herb was a compassionate, kind, and loving man who truly gave of himself from his heart. He truly cherished his family.
On December 20, 1969, Herb married Dolores Joan (nee Bowman) and she preceded him in death on June 2, 2019. Herb and Dolores would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this December.
Herb accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior and was a devoted member at United Church of God for several years.
Herb is survived by his daughter Rochelle Marie Estrada and granddaughter Christina Sherrie Estrada, and he is already truly missed by his Daughter, Granddaughter , nieces, nephews as well as a host of friends and others.
Services will be held on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, at the Spring Grove Funeral Home (4389 Spring Grove Ave, 45223). Visitation will begin at 10 am followed by service at 11 am. Interment to follow at Graceland Memorial Gardens, 5989 Deerfield Rd, 45150. Online condolences can be left at www.SpringGrove.org.
Graceland Memorial Gardens
Wednesday, December 04, 2019
5989 Deerfield Rd, 45150