Cover photo for Horace C. Jones Sr.'s Obituary
Horace C. Jones Sr. Profile Photo
1938 Horace 2020

Horace C. Jones Sr.

December 19, 1938 — August 1, 2020

Horace C. Jones, Sr., 81, of Eustis, passed away on Saturday, August 1, 2020. Born in Newport News, Virginia, Horace moved to Eustis in 2005 from Brooklyn, New York, where he lived for nearly 40 years working in commercial sales after serving his country as a member of the US Army from 1958-1964. In Eustis, Horace was a very active and devoted member of St. Mary of the Lakes Catholic Church, as well as a 4th-degree member of the Knights of Columbus. He was also active with St. Vincent de Paul charitable organization, and the St. Mary of the Lakes donation center. While still in Brooklyn, Horace was also a dedicated member of St. Ignatius Church and the Harim Abiff Lodge # 61 AF & AM of Brooklyn.

Horace was blessed with three children – Horace C. Jones Jr., David Grant Sr., and Janene Pearson – and five grandchildren. He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Cynthia Jones, Eustis, FL; son and daughter-in-law, David Sr. & Julia, Mount Pleasant, SC; daughter, Janene, Brooklyn, NY; five grandchildren, Ian Pearson, David Grant, Jr., Kristina Grant, Amy Grant, Daniel Grant; six sisters-in-law, five brothers-in-law, his nieces Dennise & Lolita, nephews Tyrone & Charles, and an abundance of other close and supportive nieces, nephews, family, and friends. He was preceded in death by his first son, Horace Jr., both of his parents, all of his siblings, mother-in-law, father-in-law, three sisters-in-law, and three brothers-in-law.

A funeral mass will be held at St. Mary of the Lakes Catholic Church, Eustis, on Friday, August 14, 2020, at 10:00 AM. Military interment will follow at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell. The family will receive friends at the Harden/Pauli Funeral Home, Eustis on Thursday evening, from 6:00 till 8:00 PM. Memorial donations may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Society, 234 East Badger Street, Eustis, FL 32726. Online Guestbook available at . Arrangements by Harden/Pauli Funeral Home, Eustis.
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Horace C. Jones Sr., please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Thursday, August 13, 2020

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Mass

Friday, August 14, 2020

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

St. Mary of the Lakes Catholic Church

218 Ocklawaha, Eustis, FL 32726

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Photo Gallery

Visits: 11

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree