Mr. Alfred B. Jackson of Sturgis, 83, died Saturday, Jan.12, 2013 at University Medical Center in Jackson.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, 2013 at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel in Louisville with Rev. Phil Fancher, Rev. Wilburn Hill and Rev. Danny Hill officiating.
Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Sturgis.
Visitation was held 5-8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013 at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home.
Nowell-Massey Funeral Home of Louisville is in charge of arrangements.
Born on Oct. 24, 1929, Mr. Jackson was a member of Antioch Baptist Church. He was a retired farmer and was also a veteran serving in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Mr. Jackson is survived by his wife of 57 years, Rachel Hill Jackson of Sturgis; his son, Todd Jackson of Union; two sisters, Mercede Tabor Doty of Starkville and Lelia Jackson of Sturgis; and two sisters-in-law, Frances Jackson and Helen Jackson, both of Sturgis.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Chapman and Susie Lloyd Jackson; and three brothers, Genese, Reuben and Lafayette “Boose” Jackson.
Serving as pallbearers will be David Jackson, Paul Jackson, James Hill, Nathan Kreps, Jeremy Kreps and Michael Kreps.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at http://www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com .