Charles L. Jackson(1926 - 2014)

Charles L. Jackson

Charles Leonard Jackson, 87, Tallahassee, passed away Wednesday, April 23, 2014.

A son of the late John N. and Zelma Mae Stone Jackson, he was born December 23, 1926 in Meridian, Mississippi. He was a retired engineer with the State of Florida. He was a veteran of the US Army during World War II and had received the Outstanding Achievement in Aerospace.

He is survived by his daughters, Bo Parramore, Tallahassee, Cheryl Odom, Tallahassee, Diane Evans, Birmingham; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Else Jackson; sisters, Jean Schmidt and Delores Brown.

A private family service will be held with inurnment at Tallahassee Memory Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation, The online guestbook is at


Funeral Home

Abbey Funeral Home and Tallahassee Memory Gardens - Tallahassee
4037 North Monroe Street Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 562-1518

Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Apr. 27, 2014