DARRIN F. JONES
February 24, 1966 - November 27, 2016
Darrin F. Jones, 50, was born February 24, 1966 in New York City, New York to David Moth-Borglum and Yolanda Yvette Moth-Borgham.
Darrin was educated in the public schools of New York City and relocated to Kansas City, Missouri when he was twelve years old. He then attended the public schools of Kansas City, and while in his last two years of high school at Paseo, he simultaneously completed his trade in Automotive at Manual Tech, graduating in the class of “1984” .
Darrin was blessed with a son, Charles Anderson. He later married Felicia Townes and together they had two sons, Darrin Jones, Jr., and David Jones. The marriage was later dissolved.
Darrin was so fascinated with the Automotive Industry, that he made a career of over the road Truck Driving. He loved trucks, driving trucks, collecting trains and trucks. He drove for MoKan until his health prevented him from doing so.
Darrin was a member of Jesus Christ Teaching Ministries, where he served as a Deacon. He loved the Lord and give his life to Him at an early age. Darrin loved eating and having fun with his family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all those who loved and knew him.
He departed this life on Sunday, November 27, 2016. His parents, David and Yolanda Moth-Borglum, grandmother, Della Williams and cousin, Carol all preceded him in death.
He leaves to cherish his memory three sons, Charles Anderson, Washington, D.C., Darrin Jones, Jr., and David Jones, both of Kansas City, MO; three sisters in-law, Yolanda Cotton, Kansas City, MO, Melinda Townes, Omaha, NE and Freda Hall, St. Louis, MO, special friends, Delonda and Eddie Johnson, Dennis Powell, Celeste Haliburton, and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Memorial services were held on Friday, December 9, 2016 at Mount Washington Baptist Church, 9623 East Independence Avenue ~ Independence, MO 64055, at 12:00 p.m.