Darrell Keith Jackson
NEWARK: A Celebration of Life service for Darrell Keith Jackson, 57, of Newark, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church, 383 Washington St. Newark, with Reverend Dr. Michael A. Noble officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery, where military honors will be conducted by the Licking County Veterans Alliance.
Darrell went to be with the Lord on March 27, 2013, at the Arlington Care Center. He was born December 7, 1955, in Detroit, MI, to the late Ernest L Jackson, Sr. and Theresa (Brown) Jackson.
Darrell was an Air Force veteran serving in the Vietnam War
. He retired from the Newark Air Force Base, and was a member of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.
He is survived by his sons, Ernest Tirrell Jackson of Heath and Quincy Jackson of Newark; step-daughters, Yolanda Brock and Tiffany Johnson both of Newark; brothers, Ronald (Linda) Hobley of Dayton, Mickey Hobley of Detroit, MI, and Joseph (Rochelle Foy-Jackson) Jackson of Eastpointe, MI; sisters, Lisa Jackson and Sheila Jackson both of Detroit, MI; ex-wife, Yvonne Bell of Newark; thirteen grandchildren; two great-grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Donald Ray Jackson and Ernest L. Jackson, Jr. and sister, Theresa Gay.
Friends may visit from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.
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