Rudolph Herman Jackson

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  • "Herman I always thought of you often. I am sorry I didn't..."
    - Rosemary Hisel
  • "I miss you. I wish I could have hugged you one last time...."
    - Gabby Carson
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Rudolph Herman Jackson, 68, of Hodgenville, passed away Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Golden Living Center, Camelot in Louisville.
He was a retired artilleryman for the U.S. Army, having served two tours in Vietnam and receiving a Purple Heart; a member of Rolling Fork Baptist Church, American Legion and DAV.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter Herman and Mary Alice Mattingly Jackson; and a brother, Roy Leon Jackson.
He is survived by his wife, Yvonne Cruse Jackson; two daughters, Rhonda Gail (David) Carson and Jessica Renee Benningfield, all of Hodgenville; a son, Terry Wayne Jackson of Radcliff; five grandchildren, Danielle and Gabby Carson, Gavin Jackson, Israel Wren and Eli Benningfield; two great-grandchildren, Alma Mehicic and Austin Johnson; six sisters, Shirley Barkley of Louisville, Margie (Jody) McMillen of Elizabethtown, Barbara (George) McCubbins of Bardstown, Helen (Larry) Strange of Louisville, Lisa (Gary) DeWitt of Hodgenville, and Lynn Johnson of New Haven; and two brothers, Joseph Jackson and Thomas (Cindi) Jackson, all of Hodgenville.
The funeral is 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville with Bro. Sid Lewis officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow in Red Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and after 9 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
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Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home
208 West Water Street
Hodgenville, KY 42748
(270) 358-4151
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Published in The Larue County Herald News on Mar. 25, 2015
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