The funeral for George Patrick “Pat” Jackson will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Morgan Chapel Baptist Church in Sturgis with burial in the church cemetery. The Revs. Jason Middleton and Andy Parrish will conduct the service.
Visitation for Mr. Jackson will be today from 5 to 8 p.m. at Welch Funeral Home in Starkville.
Mr. Jackson, 70, passed away on Monday, November 15, 2010 at the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo.
He was a contractor with David Jackson Construction.
He was a member of Meadowview Baptist Church and a U.S. Air Force veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde and Mildred Jackson; sister, Jean Jackson Childs and brother, Clyde H. Jackson.
He is survived by his wife, Thelma H. Jackson of Starkville; sons, Douglas (Jodi) Jackson of Southaven, and Stephen (Sandy) Jackson of Starkville; sisters, Evelyn Jackson (John Paul) Moore, Patricia Jackson (Artis Lee) Davis, and Nannette Jackson Parrish, all of Starkville and grandchildren, Brayden Jackson of Starkville, and Cody and Kennedy Jackson of Southaven.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at at http://www.welchfuneralhomesinc.com .