Johnny Edward “Sonnyboy” Jackson, Sr. was born in 1945, in Camden, he was the son of the James Talmadge Jackson and Margaret Mattox Jackson.
On April 27, 2007, Johnny E Jackson was mentioned as the living brother in the obituary of Deloris Jackson Powers
On October 11, 2007, Johnny Edward Jackson was mentioned as the living brother in the obituary of Thelma Jessie Gates.
Johnny Edward “Sonnyboy” Jackson, Sr., 74 of Elgin, passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020.
He loved his family, fishing, carpentry work and his red pickup truck.
Surviving is his wife of 53 years, Alice Kay Gunn Jackson; children, Tammy Jackson and Johnny Jackson, Jr.; grandchildren, Heather, Christopher and Bryson.
He was predeceased by his siblings, Thelma Gates, Jeanette Branham, James Marshall, Joyce Branham and Delores Powers.
The family would like to thank the nursing staff of KershawHealth and hospice.
Funeral service for Johnny “Sonnyboy” Edward Jackson, Sr. was held on Friday, January 10 at 2:00 p.m., with a visitation 1hr prior, at Trinity Baptist Church. Pastor Chuck Everett will officiate. Burial will follow the service in Hardshell Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
The family is receiving friends at Tammy Jackson’s home, 861 Pine Grove Rd, Lugoff, SC 29078.