Edward "Squirrel" Jackson passed away October 27, 2012. Edward, 43, was born July 17, 1969 in Gainesville, Florida to Jessie Lee Jackson and Mae Francis Jenkins. Ms. Jenkins preceded him in death. He attended school in Columbia County, graduating from Columbia High School. Mr. Jackson was a member of Salvation Holiness Church, Bishop C.K. Troupe, Pastor. He also sang with the Gospel Harmoneers. Employment included Veterans Administration Hospital and Lake City Medical Center.
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Cherishing memories: daughters, Roxanne Jackson (Jessie), Edreonna LaShay Jackson; son, Edward Lee Jackson, Jr.; father, Jessie Lee Jackson; sisters, Cassandra Richardson, Jessica Jenkins (Larry), Shevonda Jackson-Reed (Patrick); brother, Alex Jackson (Sharika); (2) grandchildren; a special friend, Pamela Young; special aunt, Mary Jernigan; special uncle, Sonny Jenkins; hosts of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Edward Lee Jackson, Sr. will be Saturday, 11:00 a.m. November 10, 2012 at New Day Springs Missionary Baptist Church. 709 NW Long Street, Bishop C.K. Trope, Officiating.
The family will receive friends Friday, November 9, 2012 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the funeral home.
Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME. 292 NE Washington Street. Lake City, FL. (386) 752-4366. "The Caring Professionals"
Published in Lake City Reporter on Nov. 8, 2012