Robert W. “Bobby” Jones of Dover, died Saturday, June 23, 2012 in Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia. He was 55.
Bobby attended William Penn High School. He served in the US Army, worked for Sears, and Kent and Sussex Industries, and has been with DelDot for the last 15 years. Bobby loved sports, and coached Dover Little League and city of Dover Basketball for many years. He especially enjoyed harness racing at Dover Downs. He was a great fan of all Philly sports. He also was an avid duke basketball follower. Bobby was a member of Wesley united Methodist church where he taught Sunday school for many years.
He is survived by his wife Cindy Jones 2 sons, Christopher and Brett Jones; his mother Mary Davis of Hartly; brother George “Sonny” Davis, wife Lisa and daughter Kristi of Smyrna; and sister Barbara Miller, husband William and daughters Kim and Amy of Hartly, as well as many friends and relatives.
Funeral services will be 11am, Thursday, June 28, at Torbert Funeral Chapel South, 1145 East Lebanon Rd., Dover. Friends may call 6-8pm Wednesday evening. Interment will be in Sharon Hills Memorial Park, Dover.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions be made in his memory to Wesley United Methodist Church, 209 S. State St., Dover, DE 19901.
Letters of condolence may be sent and guestbook signed at www.torbertfuneral.com.