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Michael Wayne Jones, Sr.

August 7, 1977 ~ March 4, 2020 (age 42)


Michael Wayne Jones, Sr., age 42, of Redby, Minnesota journeyed to the spirit world on Wednesday, March 4th, 2020 from the Red Lake IHS Hospital in Red Lake, MN.  He was born on August 7th, 1977 in Red Lake, MN the son of Elizabeth “Betty” Jones and Paul Stillday.

Michael was a true family man, spending all his time with his family, especially his children.  He also took care of his mother, Betty, for the past 13 years as her personal care attendant.  Michael enjoyed cruising around and listening to music with his friends.  He liked going to the casino, working on cars, being outdoors and checking out Facebook.  He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

He is reunited with his father, Paul Stillday; brothers, Robin and Randall Jones; sisters, Paulette and Paula Jones; maternal grandparents, Pauline and Theodore Jones; paternal grandparents, Mary Jane and Robert Stillday, several aunts, uncles and cousins, a niece and a nephew.

Those left behind to cherish his memory are his mother, Betty Jones, his 10 children, Shaun, Ernest and Sheree Cloud, Layla, Michael Jr., Luke, Jose and Latesha Jones and Lakiesha and Marissa Smith; brothers, Joel and Paul Jones; sister, Darilyn Jones, nine grandchildren and his special friend, Sheila Jones; uncles, Rodney Stillday, Sr. and Richard “Dickie” Jones; aunts, Vicki Juarez, Marilyn Jones and Mary Jones-Berg; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A wake for Michael will begin at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 11th and continue until his 1:00 p.m. funeral service on Friday, March 13th all being held at the Redby Community Center in Redby, MN.  Pastor Tom Pollock will officiate.  Pallbearers for Michael will be Joel Jones, Billy Jack Jones, Ronald “Charlie” Cloud, Gordon Jones, Bobby Cloud, Rodney Stillday, Jr, Terry Jourdain, Rickie Clark, Jr. and Austin Jones.  Alternate pallbearers are Rick Jones and Ryan Jones.  His honorary pallbearers are Debra Barrett, Darilyn Jones, Vicki Juarez, Shaleisha White, Shannon Jones, Richard Jones, Nathanya Jones, Melissa Jones, Heather Stillday, K.T. Jones, Bert Jones, Marlin Smith, Shirley Smith, Duane Smith, Vanessa Cloud, Rodney Stillday, Sr., Keith Cloud, Clarissa Smith, Patrick Greenleaf and Sheila Jones.  Interment will be in the Redby Community Cemetery at Redby, MN.

Michael’s care has been entrusted to Northern Peace Funeral Home of Walker, MN.  Online condolences for the family may be left at

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March 11, 2020

1:00 PM
Redby Community Center
Highway 1 East
Redby, Minnesota 56670

Funeral Service
March 13, 2020

1:00 PM
Redby Community Center
Highway 1 East
Redby, Minnesota 56670

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