3sunsetMUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. - Billy Joe Jackson, 56, of Drakesboro, Ky passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 8:00PM at Jennie Stuart Medical Center. Mr. Jackson was born October 22, 1956 in Chicago, IL. He worked in construction and was a member of Church of Christ in Drakesboro.

He was preceded in death by his father, Clyde Jackson; and sister Diane Gerstung.

Survivors include his mother, Leona Jackson of Drakesboro; brothers Carl "Herb" (Linda) Jackson of Browder and Barry Jackson of Clarksville, TN; sisters Wanda (Jr.) Turner of Hopkinsville and Junie Jackson of Louisville; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services are private. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.

Posted on 2/2/14

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