Everett Michael Jackson
Everett Michael Jackson, 62, of Springfield, died at 7:27 pm, Monday, November 8, 2010 at Capitol Care. He was born February 17, 1948 in Springfield, to Andrew and Iva Mae Dixon Jackson. He was preceded in death by his father, mother; Iva Mae Carnduff and 2 brothers; Bud and Bobby Jackson
He is survived by one daughter Amy (Mark) Nelson of Springfield; son Christopher Jackson (partner: Jim Monroe) of Chatham; three grandchildren, Brittany and Blake Esparza and Allie Nelson; one great grandchild Brooke Melcher; two sisters Betty Funderburke and Rose Gorbert; four brothers Jack, Joe, Jim and Billy Jackson and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Mike was a U.S. Army Veteran serving during the Viet Nam War. He was a lifelong resident of Springfield and worked as a carpenter.
Visitation: 5-6 pm Friday, November 12, 2010 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral: 6 pm, Friday, November 12, 2010 at Staab Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Animal Protective League.