Mr. Jones was born in New Haven, CT, on Sept. 6, 1961, a son of Joan Esdaile and the late Griffin Nelson Jones, II. He was employed at Giering Metal Finishing as a Manager and was the pastor of Abundant Grace Christian Church in Hamden.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by a daughter, Kierstin Leslie Jones; brothers, Griffin Nelson Jones, III and Michael T. Jones; close family friends Janice Jones and Julia Furlow; and other relatives and friends.
Funeral service and burial were private. An online guestbook available at www.curvinkcouncil.com