Christopher Robert Jones
Christopher Robert Jones
  • October 18, 1966 - November 25, 2017
  • Chapel Hill, North Carolina

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Christopher "Chris" Robert Jones, 51, of Chapel Hill, died Saturday, November 25, 2017.

Chris was born October 18, 1966 to the late Ronald Jones and Judy Gelander Jones in Cape Girardeau, MO. He grew up in Neillsville, WI, earned his undergraduate degree at Ambassador College and earned his MBA from Houston Baptist University. Chris lived in Houston, TX close to 20 years where he served as VP of Finance for Hewlett Packard. Since moving to North Carolina, he held the position of VP and Regional CFO of Lenovo and most recently was Senior VP of Finance with Compucom. Chris also earned his CPA certification while living in NC. He was known for his hospitality and love for his family. Chris enjoyed skiing, hiking, cooking, traveling, fishing, and hunting.

Chris is survived by his wife of 28 years, A. Renee Jones; son, Harrison Christopher Jones; daughter, Vanessa Renee Jones; mother, Judith Jones; brothers, Mark Jones, Andrew Jones, Matthew Jones and Thomas Jones; sister, Sarah Jones Windsor; and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held 11am Friday, December 1, 2017 at Apex Funeral Home Chapel, 550 W. Williams St, Apex, NC 27502. The family will receive friends 6-8pm Thursday, November 30, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Seaside Memorial Park in Corpus Christi, TX on Sunday, December 10, 2017.

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