Mr. Billy Gene Jackson, 76 of Cartersville, Georgia passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 5, 2018. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 11:00am in the Mack Eppinger and Sons Funeral Home Chapel, 210 North Bartow Street, Cartersville, Georgia. The body will be laid to rest on Friday, August 10,2018 at 10:30AM at the Georgia National Cemetery, Canton, Georgia.
Billy was the youngest child born to the late Theodore Jackson and Eula Bell Jackson.
He attended Summer Hill High School and served in the U.S. Army for over 20 years. Upon retirement and an Honorable discharge, he returned to Cartersville and worked at Shaw industries and Continental PET until his health forced him to retire a second time.
Billy joined Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church at a young age, Billy had a special place in his heart for his nieces and nephews.
He leaves to mourn his passing stepson, Brent Jackson; five nieces, Glenda Stephens (James); Donna I. Clark, Janie Jones (Michael); Cassaundra Bryant and Vivian Holland (Phillip); one nephew, Wesley T. Dean, Sr.; one sister-in-law, Mattie Jackson; one aunt, Martha Jackson, great nieces and nephews, Jerome Stanley, Nikki McKinely, Stormy Webster (Eugene), Danetia Clark, Courtney Stanley, Scotty Bryant, Ty Dean, Daniell Dean, Justin Jones, Meghen Jones, Qiara Dean and Logan Webster; and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.
Condolences may be expressed at: www.mackeppingerfuneralhome.com
Mack Eppinger and Sons Funeral Service, Inc. are in charge of the arrangements