(Los Angeles, CA) – The family of longtime former Motown Records public relations senior executive Bob Jones, has announced that a “Champagne” memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 18, 2008 at an undetermined location in Los Angeles.
Donna Jones, Bob’s sister, says that he didn’t want a big funeral event or fanfare. She says he was a longtime collector of champagne, and that this is what he would have wanted.
Jones passed away on Saturday, September 20th, reportedly of an apparent heart attack. He asked to be cremated, with his ashes being placed with his previously deceased mother, Ruby Faye Jones.