Avery Lorenzo Jones was born July 11, 1964 In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was the son of the late Willie and Alberta Jones.
Avery received his education at Simon Gratz high school where he received his diploma. After graduating after worked at Sparc rainbow as an assembler, and often helped his colleagues complete other task such as cleaning and transporting items throughout the workshop. Avery also worked at the Tastykake warehouse from 2008 until 2010, when the warehouse closed. Avery joined From The Heart Church Of Philadelphia with his family in 2008.
Avery loved music and was a “people’s person” that extended himself to friends and family. Avery loved spending time with his sister Angela, going to the gym, going bowling, and hanging out at the Haverford College campus. Avery also spent a lot of time watching football with his brother-in-law Tony, doing yardwork, and cooking on the grill on a hot summer day.
Avery peacefully went home to the Lord Saturday, April 16, 2022. He was preceded in death by his brother, Willie Jones Jr, his parents Willie and Alberta Jones and two aunts ; Mary Satterthwaite and Patti M. Jones. Avery leaves to cherish his loving memory : his two sisters Angela Perkins and Renee Stevens ;his brother in- law, Tony Perkins . Four nieces , Kiana Ryland , Shante Perkins , Shakina Perkins, and Khadidrah Simmons and one nephew; Tony Perkins Jr and a host of cousins , relatives , and friends .
Life brings tears, smiles , and memories. The tears dry, the smiles fade, but the love and memories of Al will live on forever.
Submitted With Love,