Funeral services for Bernell Jackson, 85, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 1 at Comanche Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Comanche County.

He passed away Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, in Comanche.

He was born Aug. 23, 1934, in Gustine to Travis William and Lexia May (Priddy) Jackson. On June 27, 1958, he married Myrtle Faye Lewis in Gustine.

Survivors include his wife, Myrt Jackson, of Comanche; brother, A.D. Jackson of Carriere, Mississippi; sister, Lois Jo Martin of Denver, Colorado; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Patricia Lynn Jackson; brothers, D.K. Jackson and F.L. Jackson; and sisters, Maggie May Lord and Mildred Blackwood.