Carl Edward Jackson, the son of Norma Jean Jackson Wright and the late John Allen Wright, was born in Parma on Jan. 1, 1955, and died at the Community Hospital East in Indianapolis, Ind., on June 14, 2007, at the age of 52.
Surviving are his mother, Norma Jean Wright of Malden; four sisters, Mary Ann Shaw and Tracy Wright, both of Malden, Susan Smith of Little Rock, Ark., and Carol Wright of Columbia; six brothers, Johnny Wright, Roger Kent Wright, Stacy Wright, and David Wright, all of Malden, and Michael Earl Wright of Columbia. He was preceded in death by his father, John Allen Wright; one brother, Terry Wright; and an adopted sister, Regina Thatch.
Visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2007, at the House of Prayer Church of God in Christ in Parma.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2007, at the House of Prayer Church of God in Parma with Elder Ronald Pulley of Sikeston officiating.
Interment will follow in the Macedonia Cemetery in Malden with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter in charge of arrangements.