Henry Jackson


MCGEHEE — Mr. Henry Lee Jackson, 65 of McGehee passed Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

Born September 14, 1948 in Tillar, Arkansas, he was a son of the late Willie D. and Hattie Mae Hall Jackson, Sr. He was a member of Lee Chapel A.M.E. Church in Little Rock, and a former employee with the Arkansas Highway Department.

Survivors include six brothers; Willie D. Jackson, Jr., Johnny L. Jackson, Sr., Gerald Jackson, Sr., Melvin Jackson, Sr. all of Dumas, Raymond Jackson of Monticello, Dwight D. Jackson, Sr. of Little Rock, three sisters; Irene J. Smith, of Dumas, Shirley J. Thrash of Mitchellville, Mae Evelyn J. Taybore of Little Rock.

Funeral services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at Almeta Missionary Baptist Church at Reedville with Rev. Edward Demery Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Almeta Cemetery by Brown Funeral Home of Dumas.

Visitation will be Friday at the funeral home from 4-6 p.m. The body will lie in state at the church on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until time of services. The family will be at 110 South Beech Street, in Dumas, Arkansas.

Online Register: www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com .