Marlo Jones Bio, Wiki
Marlo Levi Jones was the 6-months-old infant son of Detroit Lions wide receiver Marvin Jones who is reported to have died suddenly as per the Detroit Lions wide receiver Instagram post. The child was only 6 months old and according to the Instagram post, he died on December 27th, 2019.
Marlo Jones Parents and Siblings
Marlo Jones’s parents are Marvin Jones and Jazmyn. Marvin and Jazmyn have a home-spun business. They sell bundt cakes. They opened the franchise in Troy, Michigan. The franchise is a bakery. The two were high school sweethearts who had their first child after dating for two years as per the Baller Life. At the time, Marvin Jones was only 18 and just starting college at the University of California. Their first child is named Marvin Jones III, and he was born in 2009. Two years later, they had another child, and the children kept coming after that.
Marvin announced the birth of his son on Twitter back in July 2019, “Marlo Levi Jones comes home! Jones Starting 5 is complete! 🙌🏽 #blessed.” Marlo, at age 3 months, posed with his dad for a Pampers diaper promotion. You can see that picture here. The team highlights Marvin’s fatherhood as a positive example to others.
The Athletic in an October 2019 interview with Marvin about fatherhood, he said he and wife Jazmyn “have five children together, ranging from Marvin Jones III, born two weeks after his dad’s freshman-year bowl game at Cal, on down to their most recent addition.”
That was baby Marlo. He told the Athletic then: “This is my last diaper phase.” In the same interview, Jones talked about how his older kids “grew up in the game.” “…I had my two older kids, I had them in college, so it’s just something they’re used to,” he told The Athletic. “They grew up in the game.” The couple’s other sons are named Mareon and Murrell and they have a daughter named Mya.
Marvin frequently posts about his wife and children on his social media accounts. He recently described his family as his “whole heart.”
Marlo Jones Death and Cause
In an emotional Instagram post, Marvin Jones reported that his last born child of y 6 months old had died on December 27th, 2019.
“Yesterday the Lord called home a piece of my family’s heart, Marlo,” he wrote, sharing a photo of the adorable child, which you can see later in this article. “It is hard to believe that our little angel, our fighter from day one, our son ‘Marlito’ has unfortunately passed away and is no longer here with us. Marlo, the joy that you brought to us everyday, with that smile, and that energy was like heaven on earth,” the post continued.
The Detroit Lions confirmed the sad news, writing, “Earlier today, we were informed by Marvin and Jazmyn Jones about the sudden passing of their youngest son, Marlo. The Detroit Lions fully support Marvin and Jazmyn during this extremely difficult time. Marvin and Jazmyn embody the true meaning of family, and the example they set has made them an inspiration to so many in our community.”