Joshua Phillip Jackson, 34, of Granby, died on Friday, Oct. 22, 2010 in a motorcycle accident on Highway 86 east of Neosho, MO. Joshua was born on March 13, 1976 to Philip Jackson and Sharon Kay Moore Jackson in Joplin, MO. He lived most of his life in Granby, MO, moving to Midland, Texas five years ago. He returned one year ago to this area.
He was an avid sports fan and coached numerous sports. He was a member of Full Gospel Evangelist Association and was Youth Minister at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Joplin, Missouri where he was a member.
Joshua married Sandra Saenz on August 23, 1997 in Houston, Texas.
Joshua is survived by his wife, Sandra, one son: Caleb Jackson; one daughter: Laney Jackson; his parents: Phil and Sharon Jackson of Stark City, MO; two brothers: Jered Jackson and Jacob Jackson both of Stark City, MO; his paternal grandmother: Phyllis Jackson, of Stark City, MO.
|Services will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 at 1 p.m. at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 2423 West 26th Street, Joplin, MO with Rev. Fred Franks and Rev. Billy Ray Harvill, officiating.||Interment will follow at Berwick Cemetery, east of Granby, Missouri. The family will receive friends Monday, Oct. 25, 2010 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Clark Funeral Home, Granby, Missouri.|
Contributions may be made to the Caleb and Laney Jackson Education Fund c/o Clark Funeral Home, P. O. Box 26, Granby, MO.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements under direction of Clark Funeral Home, Granby, MO.