|Birth: ||Jun. 5, 1921|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 8, 2006|
Chesapeake (Chesapeake City County)
Leon E. Jackson, 85, of the 2500 block of Meadows Landing, passed away September 8, 2006, in his home. A native of Martin County, North Carolina, he was the son of the late Garfield and Laura Jackson. He retired from Refrigeration Suppliers and taught refrigeration at Old Dominion University in Norfolk. He was a member of the West End United Methodist Church and its Dean Cornelius Sunday school class. He was an Army veteran of WWII. He is survived by his wife, Annie Laurie Jackson; four sons, Leon Jackson, Jr. of Atlanta, GA, Raymond Jackson of Charlottesville, VA, Billy Jackson and Lynn of Virginia Beach, VA and Bobby Jackson and Cindy of Suffolk, VA; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Pat Jackson of San Jose, CA. He was predeceased by his brothers, Smoke Jackson and Vernon Jackson. A funeral service with Masonic Rites will be conducted Sunday at 3 p.m. at Snellings Funeral Home, Portsmouth Blvd. Chapel with Rev. Scott Rimer officiating. The burial will follow in Olive Branch Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday from 7 to 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to West End United Methodist Church Building Fund, 1800 Rodman Ave., Portsmouth, VA 23707. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.snellingsfuneralhome.com.
Obituary, Holloman-Brown Funeral Home.
Olive Branch Cemetery
Created by: Garver Graver
Record added: Sep 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15884074
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