Elberta Riley Jackson, 85, of Princeton, passed away Thursday, August 6, 2020, at Princeton Health and Rehab Center. She was a homemaker, a member of Creswell Baptist Church and an Eastern Star.
She is survived by her daughter, Rena Hillyard and husband Tommy of Fredonia; daughter-in-law Becky Jackson of Kuttawa; sons, Mike Jackson and wife Synthia of Madisonville, Sammy Jackson and wife, Sheila of Pocahontas, AR, and Fred Jackson and wife Lorrie of Princeton; son-in-law, Dennis Cole of Maynard, AR; sisters ,Ina Blackburn and Linda Compton of Trigg County and Brenda Hampton of Todd County; brother Grady Riley of Guston; 18 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by husband, Bobby Andrew Jackson, Sr.; parents, Fred and Janie Chambliss Riley; daughter Linda Jackson Cole; son Bobby Andrew Jackson, Jr.; sisters Lois Harris and Sandra Riley; sister Marlin Blackburn and grandsons Michael Jackson and Laramey Barnett.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Sunday, August 9, 2020 at Morgan’s Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, August 9, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. with Bro. Mike Franklin and Rev. Gerald Cannon officiating. Burial will follow in the Baker Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be to Gideons International, Lyon-Caldwell Gideons, P.O. Box 421, Eddyville, KY 42038
During this difficult time of private services, you may show your support by joining the “Hugs from Home” program where your message will be attached to a balloon in the chapel to remind the family of your love and support at www.morgansfuneralhome.com. All Hugs need to be received by 5:00 p.m. Saturday 2020. Morgan’s Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
You may light a candle or send a message to www.morgansfuneralhome.com.