JONES, Reverend Evan Harris….

Reverend Evan Harris Jones of London passed away peacefully in his 96th year on February 10th, 2018 at Henley Place. Survived by his two sons, Derek and his wife Irene of Ancaster and Greg and his wife Mayurachat of Thailand. Also loved by his nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his beloved wife, Jean Elizabeth (nee Cannon) in 2002. Evan was born in Toronto and graduated from the University of Toronto and Trinity University College. He was an ordained Priest of the Anglican Church of Canada in 1952 and received into the Ministry of the Presbyterian Church in 1965. He served as a Minister in the Sarnia, Hamilton, and London – St. Thomas areas. Prior to retirement he was employed by Veterans’ Affairs Canada as a Chaplain at Parkwood Hospital in London. A Veteran of World War II he served with the Canadian Armed Forces and qualified for the Canadian Forces Decoration. Thank you to the staff and residents of Henley Place for being part of his life and for kindness and care. Cremation has taken place. A private family graveside service will take place in the spring at Woodland Cemetery, London. Anyone wishing to make a donation in Evan’s name, please do so to St. George’s Presbyterian Church, 1475 Dundas, Street East, London, ON N5W 3B8 or the London Humane Society, 624 Clarke Road, London, ON N5V 3K5. Arrangements entrusted to A. Millard George Funeral Home, 519-433-5184. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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