Earl Jones, Jr.

Obituary of Earl Jones, Jr.

Earl "Buck" Thomas Jones, Jr., 59, of Salisbury, died on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at his home after a long battle with Scleroderma. Born on January 9, 1959 in Salisbury, MD, he was the son of Millie Truitt Jones of Girdletree and the late Earl Jones, Sr.


Buck’s passion was restoring classic cars, this is a love he has had since his childhood.  He held many jobs throughout his life including; Worcester County Soil Conservation, farming with Chuck Fulton in Snow Hill, numerous electrical and construction positions and owning and operating Accurate Amperage before becoming disabled.


In addition to his mother, Buck is survived by his loving wife, Beverly Jones; a brother, Michael Lee Jones and his wife Deborah of Salisbury; a nephew, Brian Jones and his wife Chelsey; great-nephew, Brantley Jones; great-niece, Lucy Jones; a cousin, Ricky Jones and many other friends and family.


He is preceded in death by his father and his grandparents, Casey and Henny Jones.


A funeral service will be held on Friday, June 15, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Holloway Funeral Home, Salisbury.  A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.  Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery in Girdletree, MD.


Memorial donations may be made in his memory to the Girdletree Fire Department, P.O. Box 25, Girdletree, MD 21829 or Johns Hopkins Hospital Pulmonary Department, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical, Mason F. Lord Building, Center Tower, Suite 335, Baltimore, MD 21224.


The family would like to extend a special thanks to his medical team; Dr. Paul Hassoun of Johns Hopkins, Dr. Edmund MacLaughlin, Janine and Staff of Cambridge, MD, Dr. Puneet Agarual at PRMC, the staff and nurses of Coastal Hospice and all of his friends for being with him until the end.


Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, P.A., 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804.  To send condolences to the family, please visit www.hollowayfh.com.