Alvin Jackson

Alvin Jackson, age 65 of Stratford entered into eternal rest Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Bridgeport Hospital. Born in Georgetown, MS to the late J.C. and Martha Lewis Jackson, Alvin has been a resident of Stratford for the past thirty-five years. He served his country during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged. Alvin was a retired salesman. His spiritual needs were met as a disciple of First Baptist Church of Stratford and he participated in the Men's Fellowship as well. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Barbara Taylor Jackson ; a son, Alvin David Jackson both of Stratford; two daughters, Camille M. Jackson of NC and Catherine "Cate" Jackson of Stratford; a brother, Ernest Frankie Jackson of Stratford; two sisters, Carolyn Lloyd of Bridgeport and Barbara Lewis of Stratford, several nephews, nieces, other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Monday, June 16, 2014, 11:00 AM at First Baptist Church of Stratford, 1301 Stratford Ave., Stratford, CT with Dr. William B. Sutton, III, Pastor, officiating. Interment will follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Bridgeport. Friends are invited to the viewing Monday from 10:00 - 11:00 AM at the church. In lieu of flowers the family requests that a donation be made to the P.T. Barnum Pediatric Center, c/o 267 Grant St., Bridgeport, CT 06610. See


Published in Connecticut Post on June 14, 2014