OBITUARY

Schuyler "Sky" Jones

July 8, 1953July 27, 2021

Schuyler "Sky" Jones, 68, a lifelong Tampa resident, died unexpectedly July 27, 2021. He was born at MacDill AFB Hospital on July 8, 1953. Predeceased by his parents, C.D. and Ruth Jones, Sky is survived by a host of longtime friends, his brother Dan, and sister-in-law Kathy. He had moved to the Regency Cove community fourteen months ago, enjoyed living there, and especially liked viewing the sunsets over the bay. Schuyler will be missed by many. To celebrate Schuyler’s life and to share memories of him, a gathering of family and friends is scheduled at American Legion Post 138, 5535 W. Prescott Street, Sunday, August 29, beginning at 1:00 p.m.

Services

  • Gathering of Family and Friends

    Sunday, August 29, 2021

Memories

Schuyler "Sky" Jones

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Kathleen M Meana

August 30, 2021

Sky will always be a loving childhood memory. He was always sweet, kind, and loving to me. I will miss him....

Joe Alvarez

July 31, 2021

Sky,
Rest In Peace buddy. We had some great times together. Cruising in the judge around Tampa. Thanks for the memories.

Joe Alvarez

Buff Hart

July 31, 2021

sky I will miss your funny ways and you never really showed it but your loving ways . You loved life to the fullest . Loved to golf , swim , visit your friends . See you when I get there .

Stephen Pearson

July 31, 2021

He was a good person, He will be missed.

Debbie Weiss

July 30, 2021

Sky, you will be remembered and missed my old friend as you were an original.
You lived across the street and we had fun, fights and adventures as children growing up on Bay Vista. Ruth, your mom, was so nice...Mrs. Jones to us! My deepest condolences to your brother Dan, his wife and all the family.

Joyce Lawson

July 29, 2021

Miss you . Made me laugh when I was mad

Jeanette Weiss

July 29, 2021

I meet Sky when we were 12 years old. Through the good times and the bad he was always my best bud. Please rest in peace my friend. I will miss you so.❤❤

Peggy Crosbie

July 29, 2021

Always a pleasure to sit and chat with while enjoying a cold beverage. A man with alot of knowledge and humor. I will miss our conversations and friendship. Rest easy my friend ❤ lya

Linda Folsom

July 29, 2021

I was so saddened to hear of his passing. Have been friends with Schuyler for almost 40 years and have many funny and fond memories of him. I'm glad I got to see him a couple of times in the last few months. He was his own unique person and usually once you met him you never forgot him. He was a South Tampa original and I will miss him. Condolences to his family and those who loved him. Luv you Sky. R.I.P. my friend.

Patty Hale

July 28, 2021

I've know Schuyler since Jr High. My condolences to his family. May he RIP!❤