Thursday, February 5, 2009

Donald Leon Jackson, 64, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009, in his home.

He was born Dec. 19, 1944, in Berkeley, Calif., the son of Andrew, Sr. and (McGill) Jackson, who preceded him in death.

Survivors include: his common law wife of 18 years, Lunisa Marie Munoz; two sons, Ronald Jackson and Derrick Jackson; a daughter, Kim Hall; two stepsons, Celestino Munoz and Harvey Zepeda; one stepdaughter, Linea Marie Zepeda; two brothers, Andrew Jackson, Jr. and Richard Charles Jackson; two sisters, Edith Ann Humphrey and Earline Jackson; and several grandchildren.

He received his education and graduated from high school in California. He was a roofer, working for various companies throughout his career. In April of 2002, he moved from San Jose, Calif., to Cassville. He was of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services will be held in Los Angeles, Calif.

Local arrangements were under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.