Leonard D. "Donnie" Jackson Sr.

Leonard D. 'Donnie' Jackson, Sr. of Kennett Square Leonard D. "Donnie" Jackson, Sr., of Kennett Square, passed away on May 20, 2013, at home. He was 60 years old. Born in West Chester, he was the son of the late William Jackson and Jane Bryant Jackson. He was the beloved husband for 36 years of Laura M. Jackson (Jones); father of Victoria Hutchinson (Gregory), Sharis Jackson, Lea Dozier (John), Karen T-toe (Warkreh), Leonard Jackson, II, Esq. (Dr. Viara Quinones-Jackson, PhD), Nalen Olsen (William), Angela Jackson, Andrew Jackson and Gregory Jackson; grandfather of 10; great-grandfather of one; brother of the late William "Bubbles" Jackson, the late Benjamin "Thumper" Jackson, the late Daniel Jackson, Nona Lewis, Helen Saunders and Jacqueline Rochester. A funeral service will be offered at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 25, at Greater Emmanuel Temple, 296 Pemberton Road, Kennett Square. A viewing from 9 until 11 a.m. will be at the church. Burial with military honors will be in Union Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Garage Youth & Community Center, 115 South Union Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348. Arrangements and condolences to: www.longwoodfuneralhome.com

Published in The Daily Local on May 22, 2013