Carl Emmitte Jones

August 26, 1948 ~ December 23, 2023 (age 75) 75 Years Old

Carl Jones Obituary

Mr. Carl Emmitte Jones, 75, of Swainsboro passed away Saturday, December 23, 2023, at his residence.

Mr. Jones was born August 26, 1948, in Swainsboro to Alvin Jones and Mary Evelyn Martin Jones.  He was preceded in death by his parents; wife of 47 years, Brenda Hall Jones.

Carl started a paper route at the age of 12.  He worked for years in the retail business with Allied Clothing Store.  Later he worked with Farmers Furniture.   He also worked as a tax consultant with JK Harris where he later retired in Charleston.  After retirement, he moved back home to Swainsboro and worked with the Emanuel County Board of Education as a bus driver.  He enjoyed spending time boating at the lake.  He loved to do carpentry work.  He was an avid Georgia Bulldog football fan.  Mr. Jones was a member of the Swainsboro Freewill Baptist Church. 

He is survived by his son, Greg E. Jones of Swainsboro; grandchildren, Justin Jones (Ashley) of Forsyth, Brittney Jones of Grovetown; great-grandchildren, Lisa Jones, Wyatt Jones, Colt Jones, Danielle Jones, Kyla Finch, Cason Finch, Cael Finch, Camden Finch; sister, Jewell Johnson (Hugh) of Swainsboro; special nephew, Steven Johnson of Swainsboro; several nieces, nephews, and many friends.

Funeral Services will be Wednesday, December 27, 2023, at 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel of Chapman Funeral Home with Reverend Steve Dowless officiating. 

The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, December 26, 2023, at Chapman Funeral Home.    

Interment will follow in Swainsboro City Cemetery. 

Pallbearers are Eddie Hodges, Justin Jones, Wyatt Jones, Cason Finch, and Cael Finch. 

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Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Carl Emmitte Jones, 75, of Swainsboro.  

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December 26, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Chapman Funeral Home
427 North Main St.
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401

Funeral Service
December 27, 2023

11:00 AM
Chapel of Chapman Funeral Home
427 N. Main St.
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401

Interment following funeral service
December 27, 2023

Swainsboro City Cemetery
1 Lewis St.
Swainsboro, Georgia 30401


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