February 2, 2013
Jermaine Terrell Jackson, 27, of Tate County, died on Jan. 18, 2013.
Funeral services were held on Jan. 26 at Abundant Harvest Church in Charleston under the direction of Scott Memorial Funeral Home with Pastor Michael Hickmon officiating.
Mr. Jackson was born on Dec. 29, 1985 in Tate County to Claudine Moorehead and Andrew Jackson.
He joined Abundant Harvest Church of God in Christ under the leadership of Elder Michael C. Hickman. He was a member of the Sunday School Department and the Youth Department.
He was a 2004 graduate of North Panola High School. His honors included being the class valedictorian and the class president. He graduated from the University of Mississippi in May 2008 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. He also received a Master’s Degree in Higher Education in May 2012 from the University of Mississippi. He was employed as an academic counselor at the University of Maryland in College Park, Maryland.
Survivors include his mother Claudine Moorehead of Como; brother, Marc Anthony Jackson of Como; sisters, Keosha LaCrisha Moorehead of Como and Andranita Willingham of Nashville; father, Andrew Jackson; grandmothers, Mary Lillian Moorehead of Memphis and Chreatha Jackson of Sardis; and a host of family and friends.
Honorary pallbearers were Roosevelt Moorehead Jr., Larry Moorehead, James Moorehead, Karl Moorehead, Bryan Moorehead, Clyde Jackson and Moses Holt.
Pallbearers were Alex Atkins, Jarvis McGhee, Nathiel Calhoun, Marc Anthony Jackson, Larenzo Stokes and Damasco Taylor.
The Celebration Service for Miss Tangela Robinson, the youngest daughter of Roderick and Elaine Robinson, will be Saturday, February 2 at 11:00 a.m. at King Solomon Baptist Church located at 1409 Calhoun Avenue in Yazoo City.
Reverend Maxine Simmons-Bolden will officiate the service. The family hour is set for Friday, February 1 from 6-8 p.m. at Scott Memorial Funeral Home at 1401 East Broadway in Yazoo City.