The family will receive friends on Thursday, June 27, 2013, from 5:30 until 7 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be on Thursday, June 27, 2013, at 7 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel. Howard Thompson will officiate, Collins-Burke Funeral Home will direct. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Jackson was preceded in death by his father, S. Leon Jackson; grandparents, Coleman and Essie Jackson, Samuel Locy and Versa McCollum; and mother-in-law, Elizabeth Pate.
He is survived by his wife, Cathy Jackson of Jasper; mother, Faye Hester of Sheffield; son, Caleb Jackson of Jasper; and brother, Rodney Jackson of Sheffield.
The family requests that donations be made to a favorite charity or New Prospect Cemetery Fund.