Gregory B. Jones Sr., a retired employee of Wonder Bread, died last Tuesday in Erie County Medical Center after a long illness. He was 51.
The Buffalo native attended East High School and was a member of White Rock Baptist Church.
He worked at Wonder Bread for many years until illness forced him to retire in 1998.
Surviving are his wife of more than 17 years, Theresa A.; two daughters, Verlenthia T. and Deltrice V., both of Buffalo; a son, Gregory B. Jr. of Buffalo; a step-daughter, Patricia A. of Buffalo; his mother, Dorothy V. Pleasant-Jones of Buffalo; a sister, Helline Mingo of Buffalo; two brothers, Jimmie Lee Jones Jr. and Ruben Willis Jr., both of Buffalo; a grandmother, Brooksie Nell McCutcheon of Buffalo; and two grandchildren.
Services were held today in White Rock Baptist Church.