Nate Jackson, Eolia Fire

Nathan (Nate) Jackson, age 34, of Eolia, passed away June 26, 2016 at the Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 1, 2016 at the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home in Bowling Green with Bro. Sammy Lorton officiating. Burial will be in the Eolia Cemetery.

Visitation will be held 5:00 – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, June 30, at the funeral home.

Nathan was born February 15, 1982 in Joplin, MO the son of Richard and Patricia Parrish Jackson. On December 18, 2010 in Eolia he married Jessica Lynn Pointer. She survives. Other survivors include his parents Patricia (John) Hollenbeck of Bartlesville, OK and Richard Jackson of Pawhuska, OK; sons William Austin, JoNathan James, Jeremiah Jakob; daughters Alexia Lenae, and Jillian Rose; brother David (Jessica) Jackson of Wichita, KS; sister Stephanie(Larry)Holden of Pawhuska, OK; maternal grandparents James and Betty Parrish of Dewey, OK; mother and father in law Michael and Loraine Pointer of Eolia; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents Eugene and Lavena Jackson.

Nathan lived most of his childhood on the west coast, living in the states of Washington, Oregon and California. He later lived in Kansas and Oklahoma, spending the last 10 years sharing his life with Jessica in Eolia, MO. Nathan was a volunteer firefighter for 9 years until his health declined. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding four wheelers and spending time with his 5 children. Serving as pallbearers will be Michael Pointer, Toby Holt, Jesse Ellsworth, Larry LaFave Jim Parrish and Jess Jobe. Honorary pallbearers will be JoNathan Jackson and Jeremiah Jackson.

Memorials may be made to the family in care of the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home.