Robert Earl Jackson, age 75, of Paducah, passed away on Saturday, July 6, 2019, 8:37 a.m., at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

He was a member of Christ Temple Apostolic Church.

Robert was formerly employed as a Prep man for Ford Motor Company.

He was preceded in death by his parents, J. C. Jackson and Viola Boaz Jackson McKenzie, one son; Joseph Shackelford, three brothers and one sister.

He is survived by his wife, Classie Elmore Jackson of Paducah; two sons; Kevin Jackson, Springfield, TN, Earl Jackson of Paducah; one daughter; Shay Mason of Decatur, GA; five step-sons; Larry Elmore and Alfred Mayes, Edward Shackleford all of Paducah; Joel McElroy, of Tampa,FL; Marshall McElroy of Metropolis, IL; two step-daughters; Dalletha Garrard and Cheryl Matchem both of Paducah; one sister; Erma Jackson of Paducah, two brothers; William A. McKenzie and Darrel McKenzie both of Paducah, twenty seven grandchildren, thirty seven great-grandchildren, a host nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 15, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at Christ Temple Apostolic Church with Rev. Anthony Walton officiating. Burial will follow on Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:00 a.m. at Oak Grove Cemetery.

Friends may call at the church on Monday from 12:00 p.m. until the funeral hour.

You may light a candle or leave online condolences at pettusrowlandfh.com

Pettus Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published 12:00 AM, Wednesday Jul. 10, 2019
Updated 12:43 PM, Wednesday Jul. 10, 2019

Pettus-Rowland Funeral Home, Inc.
1229 Madison Street
Paducah, Kentucky

Email: pettusrowland@bellsouth.net
Website: http://www.pettusrowlandfh.com/fh/home/home.cfm?fh_id=11266


Click here for directions.