Timothy Jay Jones, age 62, passed away on November 15, 2018. He was born on September 10th, 1956, to Rev. George B. & Hattie Mae (Drakes) Jones in South Bend, Indiana. He was the eighth of twelve children and the fifth son. As his Christian faith was very central in his life with his wife Jeanna (Hunt) Jones, were members of Christian Stronghold Church of Dallas. Tim was a gifted, talented Minister of Song, singing Gospel in the Church, and showed an expertise in all genres of music, He attended college at Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana where he was a proud member of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Tim also was a valued singer with the “Love Men” ensemble with I.U. Soul Revue under the Direction of Dr. Portia Maultsby and Dr. James Mumford. For twenty-five years, Tim (TJ) was also the Lead Singer of the Fingerprints Band, and was a member of Local 72-147 since 2002. In addition, Tim was a dedicated employee at Alford Media for nearly 20 years; he enjoyed his career and was cherished by his co-workers and management team.