Dr. Joseph A. Jones passed away Monday, October 22, 2012 at St. Agnes Medical Center in Fresno, CA.  Dr. Jones was a well-known Evangelist and pastored churches in South Central, Northern, and most recently in Central CA Conference.

Dr. Jones also served as the Director of African American Ministries and Conference Evangelist for Central CA Conference.  For the last 5 years, Dr. Jones served with Senior Pastor Frederick Showalter of Seven Palms Community Church.

Dr. Jones leaves his beloved wife of 49 years, Dolores, son Dr. Mark Jones (Cloda), a host of brothers and sisters, four grand-children, and three great grand-children. Dolores was his constant companion and supporter of his 43-year Ministerial Career.


Frederick J. Anderson, Director

African American Ministries

Central California Conference



You may pay your respects at the viewing on Wednesday October 31, 2012 between 4 and 8 p.m., at Jesse Cooley Funeral Service, 1830 S. Fruit Ave, Fresno 93706.

Funeral service will be on Thursday November 1, 2012 at the Fresno Westside Church at 10 a.m.