Curtis “Pooley” Jackson Jr.

Published 7:00 am Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Funeral service will be held Sat., Sept. 28, 2019 at 11 a.m. in St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church for Curtis “Pooley” Jackson Jr., age 72, of Picayune, MS, who died Tues. Sept. 17, in Baton Rouge, LA.

Dr. Michael Kelly will officiate at the service. Burial will be in the New Palestine Cemetery under the direction of Baylous Funeral Home.  A native of Picayune MS, he was in the U.S. Army. He detailed cars at Dub Herring Ford.  Curtis was a member of St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church.

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Survivors include his wife, Betty Sue Jackson of Picayune; 4 sons, Wayne Jackson, Terry Jackson and Timothy Jackson, all of Picayune; Lawrence Bolar of Richmond, VA; 1 daughter, Yvette Hawkins of Richmond, CA; he raised Secoya Edwards of Picayune; 12 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 3 brothers, Nathaniel, Edward and Phillip, all of Picayune; 5 sisters, Betty, Ada, Vanessa, Cherrie and Sadie; a special niece, Felicia Jackson; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Curtis and Beatrice Jackson.   

Visitation will be Sept. 28, 2019 from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. in  St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church.  Baylous Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.