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Gracie Jones

March 18, 1958 ~ January 23, 2024 (age 65) 65 Years Old

Gracie Jones Obituary

Gracie Gwendolyn Jones was born on March 18, 1959, to the late Ophelia and James McKnight, she was the baby girl of three. She was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan and graduated from Mumford High School, shortly after she pursued a career in the medical field and became a Certified Nursing Assistant. Gracie worked in the long-term nursing setting for over 40 years taking care of others even while she was sick. Gracie worked at Cranbrook Nursing Home / Mission Pointe Nursing Home for over 15 years. Gracie loved to travel, she was the founder of the annual girl’s trips with her daughters and friends. Gracie made sure she included visiting her family in Georgia every September to see her favorite cousins.

Gracie loved to knot, crochet, read, and watch her crime shows and good horror flicks. One thing for sure, you could not catch her without a cold Pepsi on ice. Gracie was very affectionate she always blessed her family and friends with a purple lipstick kiss. She loved butterflies, getting tattoos the shade of purple, video games, and playing candy crush.

Gracie married Milton Jones, on November 3, 1975, in that union was born Nicole (Michael) Duson, Victoria (Romell) Smith, bonus daughter Dominek Jones, Kristern (Jenna) Jones, Milton (Veronica) Jones Jr., Jeremy (Kiara) Jones.

The Grands, Darius, Destiny, Aaron, Tyler, Taler, Jaiden, Trey, Mielle, Milton III, Kelis, Torian, Bonus grands Josiah, JosaLynn, Jayce and one great grand Darius Jr. Two brothers who preceded her in death, Terry McKnight, and Walter McKnight. A host of in-laws, cousins, friends, and co-workers. She leaves behind her beloved pets Rocky and her dog Butterfly, her Cockatiel.

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Visitation
Tuesday
January 30, 2024

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Q A Cantrell Funeral Services LLC.
22121 Kelly Road
Eastpointe, MI 48021

Family Hour
Wednesday
January 31, 2024

12:00 PM
Q A Cantrell Funeral Services LLC.
22121 Kelly Road
Eastpointe, MI 48021

Funeral Service
Wednesday
January 31, 2024

12:30 PM
Q A Cantrell Funeral Services LLC.
22121 Kelly Road
Eastpointe, MI 48021

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