11/12/08 — JOHNNY R. JACKSON SR.

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Dec. 29, 1947-Nov. 10, 2008

SUWANNEE, Ga. -- Johnny Robert Jackson Sr., 60, passed away on Monday at St. Joseph's Hospital in Atlanta, Ga.

Graveside services will be held Friday at 1 p.m. at Wayne Memorial Park.

J.R. was born in Greene County on Dec. 29, 1947, to the late Robert Leonard Jackson and Margaret T. Jackson. He was self-employed in photography.

J.R. is survived by his children, Lynn Jackson of Suwannee, Ga., Robbie Jackson of Buford, Ga., Cindy Jackson-Baker of Suwannee, Ga., Kristin Jackson of Atlanta, Ga., Johni Jackson of Atlanta, Ga., and Lacie Chandler of Alabama; his brothers, Steve Jackson of Atlanta, Ga., Danny Jackson of Goldsboro and Scott Jackson of Atlanta, Ga.; his sisters, Myra Holland of Swansboro, Evelyn Jackson of Greenville, and Dixie Taylor of Beulaville; and his grandchildren, Abigail Baker and Hannah Baker.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Richard L. "Tommy" Jackson.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home, followed by a service of eulogy at 8 p.m.


Published in Obituaries on November 12, 2008 1:47 PM