Elmer S. Jackson Sr., age 74,
Elmer S. Jackson Sr., 74, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Clark Memorial Hospital. He was co-owner of J.A.R. Construction. Elmer was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church and Speed Golf Club in Sellersburg. He was a native of Indianapolis, IN.
He is survived by his children Elmer S. Jackson Jr. (Lydia) of Elizabeth, IN., Gary W. Jackson (Paula) of New Albany, IN., Bella M. Morrow (Tommy) of Charlestown, IN.; grandchildren Brian, Kelli, Nathan, Aaron, Erika, Austin, Marriah, Josh, Taylor; great-grandson Daniel Carnell.
Elmer was preceded in death by his wife Marjorie R. Jackson (Ambrose); daughter Christina Underwood; father James Jackson Sr.; mother Gladys M. Jackson; brother Robert Jackson.
Funeral service will be held Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at E.M. Coots’ Sons Funeral Home with burial to follow in Utica Hillcrest Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home.