Kent L. Jackson

Kent L. Jackson, 66, of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017, at 12:24 p.m. at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

Mr. Jackson graduated from Huntington North High School in 1969. He worked as a fabricator at Koester’s Body and Frame in New Haven. He was a member of Faith Community Church of God in Huntington and a member of the Academy of Model Aeronautics.
He was born March 13, 1951, in Huntington to Kenneth L. and Wilma Obenhour Jackson. He married Christine E. Hess on Jan. 27, 1973, and she survives.                                                    

Additional survivors include a son, Jason (Lisa) Jackson; a daughter, Keely M. (Troy) Oswald; a brother, Danny (Brenda) Jackson, of Waynedale; a sister, Pam Stephens of Andrews; and four grandsons, Trenton T. Jackson, Cameron B. Oswald, Eli W. Oswald and Cooper J. Jackson.

Calling is Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Faith Community Church of God, 3615 N. Norwood Rd., Huntington. A funeral service will be held Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at 11 a.m. at the church, with Rev. Micah Mobley officiating.

Memorial gifts may be made to Faith Community Church of God, in care of Bailey-Love Mortuary, 35 W. Park Drive, Huntington, IN 46750.

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