Bill and Reva Jones
Reva Jones, Wife of Renowned Photojournalist Bill Jones Passes Away at Age 73
Reva Jones, the wife of beloved photojournalist Bill Jones has died. Jones passed away peacefully on Monday at Centinela Hospital in Inglewood, California with her family by her side. She was 73 years old.
According to a family spokesperson, “We are stunned and deeply sadden by the passing of our dearly loved Reva. Bill and Reva had been happily married for 54 years and were inseparable; she passed away from heart complications.”
Jones and her three children, Bill Jones, Jr., Michelle and Natalie, a brother, twin sisters and a host of grandchildren, nieces and nephews, survive Reva. “My wife was an extraordinary person who taught me about strength and courage,” said Bill Jones. “Just last year we lost our darling daughter Nina. I now know that God has my wife and daughter in his hands and they are angels in heaven, looking down our family,” Jones said.
A memorial service is scheduled for August 2, 2010 at 11 a.m., at Grace United Methodist Church, located at 4112 W. Slauson Avenue, Los Angeles, CA. 90043. Floral offerings can also be sent to the church C/O Bill Jones and Family.
Additionally, for those seeking to donate a financial contribution can send a check or money order to the Bill Jones Photographic Arts Foundation at 8306 Wilshire Boulevard, #1237, Beverly Hills, CA. 90211