Joel D. Jackson

  • Born: August 13, 1935
  • Died: October 2, 2021
  • Location: Almo, Kentucky

J. H. Churchill Funeral Home

201 S. 3rd Street
Murray, KY 42071

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Tel. (270) 753-2411

Tribute & Message From The Family


Mr. Joel D. Jackson, age 86, of Almo, Kentucky died Saturday, October 2, 2021, at his home. Joel was born August 13, 1935, in Marshall County, Kentucky to the late Raymond Ray Jackson and Alma Pearl Lee Jackson. He was a member of the Brooks Chapel Methodist Church and was the oldest male member. Joel retired from General Tire after 32 years of service. He was also a member of Woodmen Life #592.
In addition to his parents, Joel was preceded in death by one sister, Barbara Ramsey.

Survivors include his wife, Rachel Baker Jackson of Almo, Kentucky, they married October 6, 1956, in Almo, Kentucky; three daughters, Cheryl Raspberry and husband Tony of Hazel, Kentucky, Cornelia Walker and husband Darrell of Gilbertsville, Kentucky and Amanda Dunn and husband Trice of Dexter, Kentucky; son, Brian Jackson and wife Sherry of Dover, Tennessee; sister, Carolyn Schoffstall of Evansville, Indiana; brother, Jerry Jackson and wife Cheryl of Paducah, Kentucky; seven grandchildren, Megan Oliver, Logan Walker and wife Liz, Austin Raspberry, Katie Stevenson and husband Randy, Canaan Dunn, Jackson Dunn and Silas Dunn; eight great grandchildren, Bryson Walker, Madison Walker, Emma Oliver, Elijah Oliver, Everett Oliver, Noelle Raspberry, Parker Stevenson and Lyla Stevenson.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 5, 2021, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Rev. Robert McKinney, Rev. Elijah Balentine and Rev. Darrell Walker will officiate, and burial will follow in the Brooks Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m., Monday, October 4, 2021, at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services.

Expressions of sympathy may go to Brooks Chapel-Gordon Cemetery, c/o Eddie Ramsey, 2034 Roosevelt Rd. Dexter, Kentucky 42036.
J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.