Gerald Gerard Jones, 80, retired longshoreman with Atlantic Container Lines

Gerald Gerard Jones, 80, passed away Monday, May 7, 2018. Mr. Jones was born in New York and resided in Virginia Beach since 1978. He was a longshoreman with Atlantic Container Lines and a veteran of the U.S. Army and Army National Guard.

Survivors include his loving wife of 37 years, Carolyn Hunter Jones; four children, Diane Jones, Doreen Cunningham, Duane Shipp and Kelly Brownell; six grandchildren, Travis and Troy Faye, Keith and Bryan Shipp and Brian Cole and Jessica Brownell; three brothers, Gregory, Pete and Charles; and four sisters Audrey, Lynn, Maureen and Denise.

A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 12, at Rosewood-Kellum Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

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