Frank Jackson, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at the age of 82. Born January 15, 1938 in Centreville, Mississippi to the late Albert and Theo Jackson, Frank was the manager and bass player for the famous gospel group, The Legendary Rocks of Harmony. He also worked as a freight handler for more than 40 years before retirement., and was a long-standing member of both New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in New Orleans, LA., and Mount Zion CME Church in Centreville, MS. He leaves to cherish his memory, his children, Brenda Andrews, Frank Andrews (Cynthia), Ricky Andrews (Gloria), and Earlean Ross; grandchildren, Torrie Andrews, Brelyn Harney (Dominique), Brianna Andrews-Jones (Gregory), Michael Joseph, Ricquel Lee, and Talisha Smith (Eric); great grandchildren, Jionna, Brielle, Destiny, Demorian, Cameron, Gregory, Kaylynn, and Rian; sister, Theresa Thomas (Perry) of Chicago, IL; brothers, Andrew Jackson Sr., and Albert Lionel Jackson, both of New Orleans, LA, and a host of other relatives and friends. Frank is preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Bolden Jackson.
- Relatives, friends, pastors, officers and members of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church are invited to attend funeral services honoring the life of Frank Jackson on Friday, November 6, 2020 at 11:00AM at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 1807 Rev. John Raphael Jr. Way, New Orleans, LA. Pastor Jamaal Weathersby, officiating.
- Visitation will be held from 10:00AM until the hour of service.
- Also on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 11:00AM at the Mount Zion CME Church, 1547 MS Hwy 48, Centreville, MS. Visitation will be held from 10:00AM until the hour of service. Pastor Jason McLeon, officiating.
- Interment will be held following the Saturday service. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, attendance will be limited to 150 people. Everyone entering the sanctuary must wear a face mask or some type of face covering.
Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.