Alphonzo Lorenzo Jones was born March 3, 1956 in Wake County, North Carolina. Alphonzo departed this life on June 26, 2021 at Rex Hospital in Raleigh, NC.
Al (as he was known to be called), worked many years as a limousine driver and enjoyed the opportunity to meet, greet and serve many well known actors, musicians and dignitaries but provided a polished service regardless of the client’s status or position equally. Just prior to his departure, he was employed as a sales clerk. Al was a musician and previously a gospel music promoter for several quartets and singers.
Al was proceeded in death as a young child by his parents.
He leaves to cherish his memory, many dear friends, particularly, Sherry Smith who were kindreds for more than 20 years ago. He became an endearing friend of the Smith family. Al affectionately called Sherry’s parents, Herbert and Florence Smith “Mom” and ‘Pop”. He was often with them for Sunday dinners, family reunions, traveling trips and an integral part of every special occasion. Al would often call Mom and Pop to go out for breakfast and chat for hours. Al was also a dear friend to Stephanie Ray and family; Ricky Turner, Steve Turner, Louis Turner and many other Turner Family members; William Wallace, Emanuel and Sheryl Coleman of Richmond, VA,: Shawn McMillian, Verna Bartlett and Lewis Mustard of Tampa, Florida and a host of other beautiful people.
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