Bobby L. Jackson, age 66, and resident of Bartlesville, Oklahoma, passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2013.
Bobby Leonard Jackson was born December 24, 1946 in Stillwell, Oklahoma. He was the son of Henry Jackson and Vera (Swepston) Jackson Smith. Bobby attended school and graduated from Bartlesville high school. He had lived in Bartlesville most of his life.
On November 16, 1970, Bobby and the former Barbara Willard were united in marriage in Bartlesville where they continued their home. He had been employed by Jarboe Sales Company in their warehouse and had just recently retired.
Bobby was of the Pentecostal Holiness faith. He enjoyed fishing, video games and spending time with his family. He will be missed by, not only family, but by his many friends and acquaintances.
Bobby was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara; an infant son, Joseph Scott Jackson; and two sisters, Joyce Vaughn and Lois Bockman. He is survived by his daughters, Shawna Gieseking and her husband, Nick, of Tulsa, Oklahoma and Dana Ponder also of Tulsa; five grandchildren; mother, Vera Smith of Bartlesville; two brothers, Jimmy Jackson and Bill Jackson, both of Bartlesville
A viewing for family and close friends will be held on Friday from 4-6 PM in the Arnold Moore & Neekamp Funeral Home, 710 S. Dewey Ave.
A private memorial service will be held for the family on Saturday. Arrangements for Mr. Jackson are under the direction of the Arnold Moore & Neekamp Funeral Home.