Leroy Jackson, Sr., 78, of Quincy, died on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 in Tallahassee.
He was a native of Gadsden County and was a member of Greater Tanner Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church where his service will be 11 AM, Saturday, June 14, 2014. He will be interred in the Sunnyvale Cemetery in Quincy, Florida. He was a pioneer employee of the Bradwell Mortuary of Quincy (850-627-3700) where his viewing will be from 2 PM to 5 PM on Friday, June 13, 2014. A wake service will be held from 6 PM to 8 PM, Friday June 13, at Greater Tanner Chapel AME Church, 1911 MLK Jr. Blvd, Quincy, Florida.
Leroy is survived by his wife, Rev. Lossie Jackson of Quincy; sons, Rudolph Jackson Sr. and Michael Jackson (Lonita), both of Quincy; sisters, Christine Smith (Cornelius) of Richmond Heights, Idella Armstead and Flossie Thomas, both of Ft. Lauderdale, Lillie C. Jackson and Alice Dudley (Jaron), both of Quincy; brother, Bobby Jackson of St. Petersburg; grandchildren, Renesha Jackson, Rudolph Jackson, Monte' Jackson, Quentin Jackson Sr. (Lekeyba), Lataurus Jackson, Reverend Marshaun Jackson, Sr. (Sequeena) and Jimmy Jones; great-grandchildren, Quen'Niya, Quentin Jr., Rihanna, Marshaun Jr., Milon and Za'Javian.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his honor to his family at 1625 Smith Street, Quincy, Florida 32351.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Corrine Jackson and his son, Leroy Jackson, Jr.