Jerry 'Monk' Jackson
Published: Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Jerry 'Monk' Jackson, age 68, of Newport, passed away Sunday, April 28, 2013, at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.

He was preceded in death by his parents J. C. and Arola Jackson.

He is survived by his wife Marjorie Linda Jackson, children Brad Jackson, Linda (Doyle, Jr.) Parks, Jerry Jackson, Amy (Scott) Allison, and Miranda Jackson; sisters Shirley (Carl) McNabb, Vivian Ford, and Jennifer Miller; brothers J. C. (Mary Lou) Jackson and Donnie (Regina) Jackson; grandchildren Chelsea, Layla, Jerrica, Jarod, and Jacob Jackson, Erica and Jaden Allison, and Ridge and Gage Parks; also several nieces, nephews, aunt, cousins, and friends, including special friend Charles Teague.

Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, 2013, in the Manes Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Johnny Bugg officiating. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 5:00-7:00 p.m. prior to the funeral services. Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 1, 2013, in the Faubian Cemetery.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge

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