Billy Jay Jackson, 82, died Friday, Aug. 25, 2017 at his home in Jay.

He was born on Dec. 6, 1934 in Delaware County, to W.B. “Bill” Jackson and Bessie (Gann) Jackson.

Funeral service will take place at 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 2, at Mt. Hermon Church, Jay, with the Rev. Jeremy Culver officiating.

Burial will follow to Russell Cemetery, Oaks, under the direction of Lawson's Funeral Home, Jay, Shaunda J. Lawson Third Generation Owner/Funeral Director