Dakoyta Lee Jones was the loving son of Matthew Scott and Felicia Jones, born May 6, 1991 in Cumberland County, North Carolina. He worked for Edward Wood Products in Laurinburg. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, especially a special friend, Stephanie Lambert. Dakoyta also enjoyed working on the farm with his uncle Porky. Dakoyta will be remembered for his big smile and joking personality. He passed away on Thursday, April 28, 2022 at the age of 30.
He is preceded in death by grandmother, Zelma Scott; grandfather, Frank Scott, and grandmother, Wanda Locklear.
Dakoyta is survived by his father, Matthew Scott (Dora Juanita "Nita") of the home; mother, Felicia Jones of Barbourville, KY; daughter, Danielle Clark of Pembroke; stepfather, Ralph Goins (Tabitha) of Gibson; grandfather, William Bud Kearns of Maxton; brother, Harley Ray Goins (Casey) of Barbourville, KY; sister, Jade Nicole Goins of Florence, SC; aunt, Kristie Jones of Maxton; a very special friend, Stephanie Lambert of Pembroke, along with a host of loving family members and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3, 2022 at the Union Light Baptist Church with burial following in the Epps Family Cemetery.
Visitation will be prior to services on Tuesday from 1:00 until 2:00 p.m. at Union Light Baptist Church.