Joe Louis Jones, 71, of Roanoke, VA departed this life on Monday, July 9, 2007 at the VA Medical Center. He was born on January 5, 1936 in Buchanan, VA. Joe served his country in the United States Marine Corps. He was preceded in death by his father, Walter Jones; mother, Louise Jones and three sisters, Mary Louise Jones, Ellen Harris and Myrtle Washington. Surviving are his two daughters, Ondrea and Terri Carter; one son, Garrett Carter; 15 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a special loving friend, Evie Carter Jones all of Columbus, Ohio; four sisters, Frances Grogan, Irene (Leo) Bannister, Buchanan, VA, Faye (James) Majors, Indianapolis, IN and Barbara (Charles) King, Atlanta, GA; brother, Walter Jones Jr. (Pete), Colorado. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, July 14, 2007 in the Hamlar-Curtis Chapel with Elder Marvin E. Jones officiating. The interment will be in Indian Rock Baptist Church Cemetery, Buchanan. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service. Friends may call on Friday afternoon for viewing at Hamlar-Curtis Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent to http://www.hamlar-curtis.com/.