Donald Ray Jackson
July 31, 1952 – May 21, 2020
Donald Ray Jackson was born to David, Jr. and Espanola Evans Jackson on July 31, 1952 in Beaumont, Texas.
Donald grew up in a large family in the Pear Orchard community of Beaumont. He attended elementary school and junior high school in that community. He graduated from Hebert High School in 1971. He later joined the United States Army where he served his country proudly until he retired.
Precious memories are left to his wife, Roxy Anne Jackson; mother, Espanola Jackson; sons, Kentryl Lamont, Michael Young; daughters, Tremekia Price, M’jieshia McCarty and Melissa Young; brothers, Craig Jackson (Early), Marvin L. Muhammad (Barbara), Kenneth Jackson; sister, Phyllis Freeman Stewart (Anthony); thirteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild; a host of other relatives and friends.
Donald was preceded in death by his father, David Jackson, Jr.
On Saturday, May 30, 2020 there will be a visitation from 9 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. Donald will be buried with Military Honors at the National Veterans Cemetery in Houston.