RICHLANDS - Joseph Alan Jackson, 74, of Richlands, passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 after a brave battle with lung cancer. Funeral services will be held Friday, July 16, 2021 at 7:00 PM at the Bible Church Ministries with Pastor Eric Jones officiating. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 10:00 AM at the Jarman Family Cemetery on Thomas Loop Road in Rhodestown.
Joe proudly served his country in the Air Force and worked as an accountant after his retirement. Joe was a humble, kind, and unassuming man who loved God, his family and friends, golf, teaching Sunday School, and reading. He was deeply loved by his family and was the epitome of faith in action, always quietly doing what he could to help others.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Quinton and Martha Jackson; and his brother, Ray Jackson.
Survivors include his wife, Norma; children, Martha Phillips (Bill), Cynthia Stone (Kelly), and Michelle Denning (Timm); grandchildren, Gabriela, Liliana, Sofia, Benjamin, Davis, Courtney, McKayla, Tyler, Jackson, Katlyn, and Karly; great-grandchildren, Olivia and Ava, and sister, Debbie Howard.
Flowers are welcomed or memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.