Published : Thursday, December 14, 2017 | 1:05 PM
Andrew Lee Jackson was born to John Lee and Sadie Mae Jackson on October 30, 1951 in Stonewall, Mississippi. He was the fifth of seven children.
The Jackson family moved to Pasadena in 1960, where he attended John Muir High School.
Andrew worked as a mechanic for over 30 years. He was very active in the community, being an activist, volunteer, and mentor.
Andrew had a love for cars, horses, and fashion – and let’s not forget his love for Dominoes.
Preceding him in death are his parents, John Lee and Sadie Mae Jackson, and his brothers, Joe Lee Jackson, Benjamin James Jackson, and Dennis James Jackson.
He leaves to mourn his passing wife, Denise Jackson, his 10 children, Kellie Rea Scott, Andrew Lee Jackson, Jr., Felisha Alston, Maurice Lee Laster (Dawn), Creshana Elaine Jackson-Davis (Chips), Tondraya Laster, Angenette Denise Jackson-Linebuger (Marshall), Tanisha Jackson, Andre Jackson (Cindy), and Sadie Johnetta Jackson Bennett (Kanin), his siblings, Alvin Carlise (Mary), Johnnie Mae Wells (Harry), and Linda Jean Shambuger, 25 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, friends, and loved ones, and his very special friend, Horace Wormely.
The family has announced a viewing on Friday, December 15 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., at 2500 N. Marengo Avenue in Altadena.
The homecoming service will be conducted Saturday, December 16 at 11 a.m. at Metropolitan Baptist Church 2283 N. Fair Oaks Avenue in Altadena.