Funeral for Hazel Green football player set for Friday morning
HAZEL GREEN, Ala. (WHNT) – Friends and family will gather to say their final goodbyes to a beloved member of the Hazel Green community Friday morning.
The funeral for 16-year-old Julian Jones is set for Friday morning. It will be held at 11:00 a.m. at the Union Chapel Missionary Baptist Church at 315 Winchester Road in Huntsville.
The coroner ruled the cause of death to be suicide.
Jones was a junior defensive end for the Trojans. South Carolina, Auburn and Mississippi State were among the college programs recruiting Jones.
He was the youngest son of former Alabama A&M University head football coach Anthony Jones.