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Samuel L. Jackson

1954 - 2021


ELKHART-Samuel L. Jackson, 66, passed away April 20, 2021 at his home in Elkhart.  He was born June 10, 1954 in Catron, Missouri to George & Ophelia (Hayes) Jackson.

  Surviving are 9 children, Evening Starr (Jose) Sanchez, Samuel Z. (Shiane Scott) Jackson, Samantha Trinidad, Anita (Syzane Gashi) Bautista, Johnny Trinidad, Elizabeth (L.W. Wilson) Trinidad, Dominic Bautista, Adam Bautista, Christopher (Tim) Bautista, 18 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild and 6 siblings.  

  He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 37 years, Ruth (Varela) Jackson, and 2 brothers.

  Samuel was an SGI Buddhist that enjoyed watching Westerns and judge shows on television and liked motorcycles.  He loved spending time with his family and grandchildren most of all.  

  Memorial contributions may be given to Heartland Hospice.

 Elkhart Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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Robin Wade

April 21, 2021 7:35 AM

I was so sad to get the call about Sammy's passing.  We worked together for many years.  HIs smile and laugh was like no other and would make your day better no matter what mood you were in.  I left our employers before he did and still kept in touch.  I will truly miss him.

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