KILLEEN — Funeral services for Jesse B. Stockton Sr., 77, of Killeen, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Greater Peace Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Moland officiating.
Burial with full military honors will follow in Killeen Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen.
He died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007, in a Temple hospital.
He was born July 15, 1930, in Leslie, Ky., to Hural and Magdalene Stockton. He retired from the U.S. Army.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Jesse B. Jr. and Laressa Stockton of Killeen; two daughters and a son-in-law, Donna and Roderick Jones of Brownwood and Betty Brown of Hampton, Va.; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Lewis and Louise Stockton and Vaughn Stockton; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Charity Gonzales and Lou Francis and William Twyman; six grandchildren; and one great-grandson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Stella, on Dec. 1, 1997; and three brothers, Paul, M.C. and Ernest Stockton.