Barbara L. Jackson, 82, of Little Rock, Ark., passed peacefully on March 26, 2023.
She is survived by: three children, Pastor Bennie L. Jackson Jr., (Tonya), Pastor Byron L. Jackson, Sr. (Rhonda), Pastor Beatrice Jenkins; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one sister, Dorothy Jean Henton; one brother, Elder William C. Burks (Hazel); a host of spirited sons, daughters, nieces, and nephews. Barbara was the founder of BLJ Piano, Voice, & Organ Studio and Bennie L. Jackson Memorial Scholarship Fund.
A Celebration of Life Musical will be Thursday, April 6, 2023, 6 p.m., at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 1823 South Cedar St., Little Rock, Ark.
Family visitation will be Friday, April 7, 2023, at Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home Chapel, 1200 S. Chester St., Little Rock, Ark., (501) 372.1305. Home going services will be Saturday, April 8, 2023, 11 a.m., at Greater Second Baptist Church, 5615 Geyer Springs Road, Little Rock, Ark. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park Cemetery, 7401 AR-5, Alexander, Ark.