jackson 02John E. Jackson, 54, a resident of Santa Clara, NM entered eternal rest Saturday, July 25, 2020 at Gila Regional Medical Center. He was born February 9, 1966 in Globe, AZ to Jay Jackson and Maggie Bartee Jackson. John love his family and spending time with his grandchildren most of all. He loved the water, spending days hitting big waves and cool buds on Maui. Johnny was known best for his musical lifestyle and used it as a tool to teach and heal. As John would say, “Live Aloha”. The Light, The Love, The Truth, Wisdom and Strength were the words he lived his life by. We love you DAD; you will forever have our hearts. Love you Grandpo! May you rest easy.

He was survived by his loving wife, Patricia Jackson of the family home; his father, Jay Jackson; his son Jace B. Jackson and companion Kellie Shortt of Show low, AZ; his daughters, Jessica R. Jackson of Santa Fe; Jade L. Jackson of Maui, HI; three grandchildren, Elyjah, Kaden, and Makena; two brothers, Jessie and James Jackson of Hurley. He was preceded in death by his mother, his sister, Janine Jackson. Cremation will take place at Terrazas Crematory.  Arrangements are with Terrazas Funeral Chapels and Crematory “Trusted care for the ones you love” ~ 575-537-0777. To send condolences, visit www.terrazasfuneralchapel.com.