Jackson passes away at age 85
Services for Stella Ann Brooks Jackson, 85, were held August 28 at Victory Baptist Church in Salado with David Phillips Jr., Richard Beckham, and D.W. “Doc” Lindsey officiating.
Burial followed in Cedar Valley Cemetery.
She died August 27 at her residence.
Jackson was born in Bell County to William Henry Brooks and Amanda Victoria Collin Brooks.
She married Claude Henry Jackson in Florence on December 15, 1933. He preceded her in death. She was a home-maker for 68 years.
She was also preceded in death by two daughters, Mary Jackson and Melba Sue Taylor; a son, Joe Henry Jackson; and three grandsons.
Survivors are three sons, Norman Jackson Sr., Jimmy Jackson and Larry Jackson; three daughters, Kathy Phillips, Lavon Miller and Jacquelyn Jackson Beckham, all of Salado; 23 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great- grandchildren.
Harper Talasek Funeral Home in Salado was in. charge of arrangements.