Gloucester County is sad about the death of Les Jones, a beloved former mayor, and high sheriff. He died at the age of 92. Jones’s death was the only thing that broke my heart. It’s hard to believe that Les Jones is no longer in this world, which has left his family and former coworkers very sad. He was an honorary alderman on the Gloucester City Council. From 1968 to 1969, he was the high sheriff, and from 1969 to 1970, he was the mayor. There are a lot of tributes on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and other social media sites. Stay in touch with us to find out more about this. Follow our website, Leakstimes, for the latest updates!!!!!
The sources confirmed the news of Les Jones’s sudden death on Tuesday, January 31, 2023. Since it was confirmed that Jones died suddenly, his old coworkers and friends have been paying tribute to him and sending their deepest condolences to his family, who are going through a hard time. The news was confirmed by the former mayor, Howard Hyman, who told the council at a meeting last Thursday that he had died. While he was in service, his coworkers loved and respected him a lot. He always liked what other people did and never left them in a bad spot.
Who was Les Jones?
Les Jones used to be the mayor of Gloucester. From 1969 to 1970, he was in charge. Before becoming mayor, he was a high sheriff for one year, from 1968 to 1969. We don’t know much about his family and wife, but he had a beautiful family that was there for him even when things were terrible.
Councilman Andrew Gravells, who worked with Mr. Les Jones, said that Les was “loyal and respected.” He said, “He was always willing to advise and show me where I was going wrong.” Council members from every party had a lot of respect for him. He was a real Gloucester personality in every way. He did an excellent job for the city council and the Gloucestershire County Council.
Recent news reports say Les Jones passed away on Monday, January 16, 2023. With this, the Internet now has the official news about his funeral and death notice. The funeral will be held at Gloucester Cathedral on February 7 at noon. Still, the cause of his death hasn’t been confirmed, but sources say that he died due to problems that come with aging.