Cornelius Jackson born January 1, 1968 in Brownsville, TN to Hattie L. Jackson and Floyd Maclin. He attended Westside High School and was owner of CJ's Construction. He exchanged time for eternity on May 18, 2018 in Lafayette, Indiana. Cornelius was preceded in death by parents Hattie L. Jackson & Floyd Maclin Sr. and sister Josie Bernice. He will be greatly missed by his wife Lisa Downer-Jackson; children Denesia Brown, Kaaliyah Jordan, Eric Muhammed and Christopher; 3 brothers Floyd Maclin Jr., Michael Gardfrey and Myron Liggins. 4 sisters Michelle (Charles) Barber Jr., Gwen, Monica and Sharon Maclin; Nephews Charles III and Brion Barber and grandchildren and host of other relatives and friends. Visitation Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 9 to 11:00 a.m. Funeral service at 11:00 a.m. All services at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 W. 11th Ave. Gary, IN. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.