Michael Benford Jacks, 60, of Grenada, passed away on Wednesday, December 20, at his mother's residence in Stewart. Funeral services were at 2 p.m. on Friday, December 22, in the Lee Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following in Sarepta Cemetery near Stewart. Rev. Linda Malone officiated the services.
Visitation was Thursday, December 21, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m., at Lee Funeral Home; and on Friday, from 1 p.m. until service time, at the funeral home.
Mr. Jacks was born in Kilmichael on November 13, 1957. He was an employee of Modine Manufacturing in Grenada, and was a musician. He was a member of the National Rifle Association and a Methodist. Mr. Jacks was preceded in death by his father, Mallory M. Jacks; and his grandparents, Morris and Irene Jacks.
Mr. Jacks is survived by his mother, Mable Jacks Braswell of Stewart; his sister, Tonie Jacks (Bobby) of Stewart; and a host of friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to Kilmichael United Methodist Church, 204 Ridge Road, Kilmichael, MS 39747.
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