William, was born on January 29, 1943 to the late Rev. Solomon Jones and Luberta Bunch Jones. He passed on December 10,2020. He was a graduate of Fayetteville State College and University of the District of Columbia. He started his teaching career in Litton NC. from there to Baltimore MD. and retiring from Mckinley High School in Washington DC. He was a member of Ebenezer AME Church in Fort Washington MD untill his health force him to move back to his home town Rocky Mount NC.
Solomon leaves to cherish his memories; his wife Lemoyne Jones; one sister, Bettie Johnson and one brother, Lorenzo Jones both of Rocky Mount NC.; two brother-in- laws Levi (Jennifer), Frank Royster(Liz) and a host of other family and friends.