Elise Mary Davis Jackson, age 85, of Columbus, MS, passed away February 21, 2021, at Sanctuary Hospice in Tupelo, MS. Graveside services will be Wednesday, February 24, 2021, at 11 AM at Egger Cemetery in Caledonia, MS, with Rev. Mel Howton officiating. Memorial Gunter Peel Funeral Home & Crematory 716 2nd Ave. North location is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Jackson was born June 2, 1935, in Morgan City, LA, to the late Adam and Elda Mary Comeaux Davis. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Jackson. Survivors include her sons, Adam Jackson of Columbus, MS and Clyde Jackson and his fiancé Rhonda of Columbus, MS; brother, Urban Davis of Pearland, TX; and grandchildren, Emily Jackson, Sarah Jackson and Mattie Jackson, all of Columbus, MS. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105.
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on February 23, 2021
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