OBITUARY

Walter Jackson

May 9, 1946April 25, 2021

Walter Jackson was born to the late Jessie and Addie B. Jackson on May 9, 1946 in Tallulah, Louisiana. Walter accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized. He met and married Ernestine Smith February 19, 1967. To that union were five children: Arthur Lee Jones Jr, Yolanda Smith (Preceded him in death), Andra Abron, Walter Jackson Jr., and Denise Jackson.

Walter retired from Coca Cola Bottling Co. in 1992 as a distributor after 20 years of service. Immediately after his retirement he moved to Las Vegas, Nevada with his family.

Walter enjoyed spending time with his family and traveling with his sister, Clovice. Walter is best known as “Grandpa”. Walter leaves to cherish his memories: Wife: Ernestine Jackson. Children: Arthur Lee Jones Jr (Rayville, Louisiana), Andra Abron, Walter Jackson Jr, Denise Jackson, a furry son “Oreo Jackson” and one son in law Gregory Abron all of Las Vegas. His favorite eight (Grandchildren): Derrick Chance Jr of (Dallas, Texas), Jalen Abron, Devin Lee of (London, England, United States Air Force), Colyn Abron, Destiny Johnston, Serenity Johnston, Deshawn Johnston, ZiAndra Abron and one great granddaughter Brooklyn Chance of (Dallas, Texas)

Siblings: James Jackson (Christine) of Chicago, Illinois, Mary Haywood of (Texas City, Texas), Clovice Gathrite (Johnny) of Las Vegas, Nevada, Lillie Young (Frank) of Tallulah, Louisiana and George Jackson (Janice) of Fort Worth, Texas and a host of family and friends.

Psalm 149:4 ESV

For the Lord takes pleasure in his people; he adorns the humble with salvation.

Services

  • Visitation

    Friday, May 7, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Saturday, May 8, 2021

  • Committal Service

    Saturday, May 8, 2021

Memories

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Jeanine Bright-Hooper

May 7, 2021

Uncle Walter was such a humble man. Never heard him complain or saw him in a bad mood. He always greeted me with a heart felt smile and never forget to ask me how I’m doing. Uncle Walter “A man of few words but a man with a very big heart ♥️. You will be missed RIH. 🙏🏽❤️ Love always.

Travera Lawhorn

May 7, 2021

I was blessed to have known such a humble man. Thank you Andrea for sharing he will be missed. God bless you all

Ann Abron

May 6, 2021

We love you daddy!

Michelle Jackson Buford

April 30, 2021

My loving, kind, sweet ❤, generous Uncle. I Love You Uncle Walter and I'm truly
going to miss you. I'm glad God gave me the chance to spend some time with you before you transition.
Take Your Rest Unk.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY