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“You all are in my thoughts and prayers. I am here for you.Ella Jefferson ”
1 of 23 | Posted by: Ella Jefferson - Houston, TX

“the older fred and i got the closer we got.I remember i read a poem at my mothers homegoing and he said sis do it ... i will hold your hand and he...Read More »
2 of 23 | Posted by: sandra jackson caputo - cleveland, OH

3 of 23 | Posted by: Sandra Jackson Caputo - Cleveland, OH

“"Weeping may ndureth for a night, but joy xometh in the morning!"Thanks Mr. Jackson for the wisdom you imparted in Chan and I was grew up into young...Read More »
4 of 23 | Posted by: Dedre Jefferson - Houston, TX

“Please accept my sincere condolences. May God be your refuge and strength in the days ahead. He cares about all of you and understands your sadness....Read More »
5 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences! Much respect to one of the nicest men I've had the pleasure of meeting. Rest well! ”
6 of 23 | Posted by: Christopher Dansby - Redford, MI

“My deepest condolences to the family. May the assurance at Psalms 29:11 provide comfort to you at this difficult time. ”
7 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“There are many times in this life when something happens that causes you to take inventory of your life and it's significance. Today is one of those...Read More »
8 of 23 | Posted by: R. Christian Tucker - Houston, TX

“To Ruby and family, I would like to express my sincere condolences to the family. ”
9 of 23 | Posted by: PJ

“When you work in the same industry for different companies, you have a choice. You can be competitors, or you can be friends. Freddie always chose...Read More »
10 of 23 | Posted by: Reginald Glass - Louisville, KY

“Crying is the most natural response when we lose someone or something important to us. We have every reason to grieve and to be sad but our grief is...Read More »
11 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“My deepest condolences for the loss of your loved one. Please look to the God of all comfort and rely on him through prayer. James 5:13a ”
12 of 23 | Posted by: K Williams

“May God give you the peace and comfort during this transition period. God is still in control. ”
13 of 23 | Posted by: Elbert Tufts - Cleveland, OH

“Ruby words can not express my sorrow. Ruby stay strong Fred would want you too. ”
14 of 23 | Posted by: Tyrone Evans - Cleveland, OH

“To my dear, amazing best brother in the world, I will truly miss all the things that you made your sisters feel so special about. The love that you...Read More »
15 of 23 | Posted by: Mary E. Jackson - Cleveland, OH

“Ms. Ruby Jackson, may God give you comfort during this time of the home-going of your Husband to be with our Father and Creator of all Heavens and...Read More »
16 of 23 | Posted by: RENEE HART - Louisville, KY

“Ruby, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
17 of 23 | Posted by: Sonja Campbell - Louisville, KY

“Ruby,I am so sorry for your loss. I hope you will find comfort in knowing that he is with Jesus and his Father God. He is at peace. God has you...Read More »
18 of 23 | Posted by: Wanda Baldwin - Louisville, KY

“Ruby, I am so sorry for your loss, my thought and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Wilma ”
19 of 23 | Posted by: A friend

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
20 of 23 | Posted by: - OH

“My deepest sympathy to the Jackson family. ”
21 of 23 | Posted by: Miles T Cobbs, East Tech class of 65 - AZ

“To the Jackson family please accept my heart felt condolences for the loss of Fred He was a wonderful person and the best D J in music I know very...Read More »
22 of 23 | Posted by: Earlene Starks Marshall - OH

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
23 of 23 | Posted by: SG

Fred D. Jackson, Jr., 69, passed away Monday, November 28, 2016.

He was retired from Alpha Media and a member of Thoroughbred Elks Lodge # 1598.

He is preceded in death by his father, Fred D. Jackson, Sr.; step-father, Robert Smith; his mother, Gladys Jackson and sister, Robbie Jackson.

He is survived by his wife, Ruby Brown-Jackson; children, Chantelle Burton (Joe), Charmayne Ratcliff, Jermaine, Troy and Orlando Brown; siblings, Dorothy Tufts, Mary Jackson , Jacqueline Blackwell and Sandra Caputo; seven grandchildren, Joshua Burton, Joi Burton, William Ratcliff, Jermaine Jr., Sharmaine, Azaleiah and Orlando Jr.

Memorial Service: 4 pm Saturday December 10, 2016 at Galilee Baptist Church, 3918 W. Broadway.

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