Edward J. Jones III, 27 of Amarillo died Tuesday, January 15, 2013.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, January 22 in New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church with Bishop James M. Mims, pastor, officiating and Vernon Conner, pastor of New Zion Baptist Church of Borger, as eulogist. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.
Edward J, Jones II was born in the Amarillo area to Frank Carter and Debra Horton. He attended Amarillo College in 2011 with hopes of becoming a wind turbine technician.
Survivors include his wife, Cassandra L. Jones; his mother, Debra Horton; his father, Frank Carter; his stepfather, Milton Trotter; his children, Rebecca, Narissa Audrianna, Cayden Edward, Cayleigh Tru and Aavan Jones; five brothers, Derrick Burns, Tariq Carter, Jeremy Browning and wife Sheenam Jayson Jones and Arin Jones; and his sisters, Taheerah Carter-Woods and husband Deahaun, Lekishia Burns, Nikkeya Burns, Brandi Carter, Darcy Browning and Britney Jones.