Ernest Lawrence “Peanut” Jones Jr., 54, a resident and native of Morgan City, died Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at his residence.

Visitation will be Friday, October 7, at Siracusaville Recreation Center from 9 a.m. until funeral at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in the Greenwoods Cemetery.

Ernest “Peanut” leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Lisa Davis Jones of Morgan City; three sons, Ernest Jones III, Michael Carbins and Jessie C. Davis, all of Morgan City; five daughters, Danne Latrice Mingo, Kizzy Jones, Aquila Mingo, Doreen M. Davis and Latisha M. Davis, all of Morgan City; three brothers, Michael Jones, Conley (Melva) Jones and Anthony (Edna) Jones, all of Morgan City; four sisters, Mrs. David (Almetra J.) Franklin of Verdunville, Norma J. Skinner, Mrs. Claudel (Eva Marie J.) Ramagos and Mary E. Jones, all of Morgan City; nine grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.

Mr. Jones was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest Jones Sr. and Doris Rita Levine Jones; a brother, Freddy Jones Jr.; a sister, Ora Lee Singleton Smith; a brother-in-law, Roy Skinner; and a sister-in-law, Anna Jones.

Jones Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Please visit to send condolences to the family.

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