Finally after two years of planning, drawing, designing, and creating, The Jones Crew is about to take over your computer monitors. Evan, Raymond Jr., Sigamore, and Shonre are 4 siblings from the town Oak Cliff in Dallas, Tx. They are into the hip hop urban culture and are always on the go. From pulling pranks, joking around, or figuring out what makes parents and adults click is an everyday adventure the 4 kids encounter. The Joneses challenge the minds of people around them and seek the best out of whatever they put their mind to. Proving to be leaders amongst their peers, they love to promote individuality. Sometimes they fall short of reality and find it hard to maintain the name Jones in a world where people are driven by the finer things in life, but they are constantly reminded by their next door neighboring friend and rap artist Luxi that character goes along way.
is a really cool kid. He is smart and makes the highest grades on his report card than the rest of his siblings so he gets teased a lot about being a geek. Not knowing he is a smart kid because of his coolness, a lot of acquaintances have no idea Evan is a “geek”. Outside of his love of learning, he is a fan of fashion. He is the first to have the new name brand sneakers when they arrive in the stores and he also has a style that many admire.
Favorite Food: Hamburgers
Best Subject: Math
Favorite Sport: Football
Most Embarrassing Moment: Tried to surprise my family with dinner and cooked Shake N Back Chicken. The meat was still uncooked when I served them, but they pretended it was good.
Role Model: Obama
Music Most Listed To: Hip Hop
Most Prized Possession: My clothes and shoes.
is the brother that is not to be reckoned with. He is very opinionated and his theories are usually right, even when he is wrong. You’re wondering, is that possible? Yes it is, with Raymond he has a way of flipping things around and the person on the other side of the conversation is the one who ends up looking like a fool. He is a mischievous kid, and is notorious for making things more complicated with whoever he crosses.
Favorite Food: Sea Food
Best Subject In School: Gym
Favorite Sport: Basketball
Most Embarrassing Moment: I haven’t had one yet.
Role Model: Myself
Music Most Listened To: Rap
Most Prized Possession: My Reputation
is the oldest of the crew and a state of the art prankster. He’s the sibling everyone has to keep their eyes on just so they won’t become a victim to his taunts and playful jokes. He always seems to find a flaw in people he encounters and highlights a situation for a great laugh. Between him and his brother Raymond, it’s almost a close tie for their mischievous ways and although Raymond is quick on his feet he hasn’t been able to keep up with Sigamore.
Favorite Food: Soul Food or anything granny cooks.
Best Subject In School: Science
Favorite Sport: Baseball, Basketball, Soccer
Most Embarrassing Moment: Went into the attic to look for my Christmas gifts and fell through my parents bedroom ceiling from the attic. There was a big hole in the ceiling and I was caught red handed.
Role Model: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Music Most Listened To: All kinds of music.
Most Prized Possession: My Family
is the baby sister everyone thinks is adorable. She is innocent and never really understands much of what’s going on, but she is filled with laughs and fun. She hangs out with her brothers and usually has a curiosity about a lot of different things. Even though Shonre is young, she is smart for her age and always surprises everyone with her quick questions and detailed observance.
Favorite Food: Ice Cream
Best Subject In School: Reading
Favorite Sport: Tennis
Most Embarrassing Moment: I got on the wrong school bus and rode all through town before realizing I was lost. I didn’t want to say anything so I rode until the last kid got off before I told the bus driver.
Role Model: Venus & Serena Williams
Music Most Listened To: R&B
Most Prized Possession: My Posters and Magazines
is the next door neighbor of The Jones kids. She is also a hip hop music artist The Joneses listen to on their ipods. When she’s around it’s nothing but fun times for the cast. She makes appearances throughout the comic strip giving advice when needed. Luxi is a like a big sister to The Joneses and keeps the way of life in perspective when the crew begins to question reality. As It is with many children, TheJoneses are drawn into fads and drifted away from their purpose of being their own person. Luxi is the voice that tells them to be individuals. She makes it a obligation to tell the kids they shouldn’t be someone they’re not just to be accepted by friends.