Harry Jackson


STAR CITY — Harry Shirl Jackson, 56, of Star City, died Friday. He was born March 11, 1956 in Pine Bluff to the late Henry Sidney and Nell Hicks Jackson. He was a former maintenance worker at the cotton gin.

Also preceding him in death was a brother, Henry Sidney Jackson Jr.

Survivors include his wife Barbara Burdan Jackson of Star City; two sons Corey Jackson of Nashville, Tenn., Jason Jackson of Star City; daughter, Shannon Jackson Kimsey of Star City; two brothers John Jackson of Shaw, Miss., Curtis Jackson of Altheimer; five sisters Mattie Jane Shaw of Benton City, Wash., Elizabeth Jenkins of Shaw, Miss., Allene Carpenter, Sadie Carpenter, both of Cleveland, Miss., Margaret Reiss of Newburgh, Ind.; and five grandchildren, Dalton Peacock, Matthew Peacock, Christian Kimsey, Ricky Simmons, Brody Jackson.

Memorial services will be 2:00 p.m. Monday at Griffin Funeral Chapel in Star City. Bro. Bryan Diffee will officiate. Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online obituary at www.griffinfuneralservice.net.