MR. LEROY JACKSON, {66} was born the son of the late John Lee Pearl {Stepfather} and Florida Pearl on September 23, 1951 in Pocahontas, MS. He attended Amityville Memorial High School in Amityville, NY and graduated in 1970. Upon graduating, he enlisted in the United States Air Force for sixteen {16} years. He completed more than four {4} tours while serving his Country. His education consisted of military classes and training before being honorably discharged.

While on tour at Myrtle Beach Air Force Base in Myrtle Beach, SC he met and married Joyce Spain and was deployed to Germany. Leroy and Joyce were blessed with one {1} daughter, Syreeta Jackson while stationed in Germany.

He leaves to cherish his memory a loving mother, Florida Pearl of Wilson, NC; three {3} daughters, Andranse of Syracuse, NY, Syreeta and Janella both of Conway, SC; one {1} sister, Kathleen Jenkins of Long Island, NY; two {2} uncles, Sam Jackson, Jr. of Chicago, IL and Sylvester Arnold of Jackson, MS; five {5} special cousins, Barbara K. Jackson, Henry Jackson, John Jackson all of Jackson, MS and Ernestine Tripp of Chicago, IL; two {2} special nieces, Shamara Pearl of Clark Mills, NY and Shaqueen Hallow of Yandanch, NY; twelve {12} grandchildren; four {4} great-grandchildren; one special Godfather, Paul Clyde Jenkins and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Private Visitation will be held 5:00 – 6:00 PM Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at Ocean View Funeral Home Conway Chapel. Graveside Services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Florence National Cemetery.  Arrangements are entrusted to Ocean View Funeral Home Conway Chapel. 


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