In Memory of




Obituary for Leslie Thomas Jackson

Mr. Leslie Thomas Jackson of Troy, AL passed away Thursday, January 27, 2022 at his residence. He was 78. Funeral services for Mr. Jackson will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, January 30, 2022 at Brundidge United Methodist Church with Rev. Ed Shirley officiating. Burial Will follow in Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery with Skeen Funeral Home directing. The family will receive friends Sunday at the church from 1:00 p.m. until time of service. Mr. Jackson was born February 4, 1943 in Pike County, AL. to the late Rex Chalmus Jackson and Gertrude "Todd" Jackson. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by a niece, Joy Faith Jackson. Mr. Jackson received his bachelor's degree from Troy State and his Master's from Birmingham Southern College. He was a beloved chemistry and physics teacher at Eufaula High School for 12 years. Mr. Jackson worked at Farley Nuclear Plant as a training supervisor for 30 years. He enjoyed photography, traveling with his grandchildren, and ballroom dancing with his favorite dance partner, Jimmie. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Jimmie Stinson Jackson, Troy; daughter, Shayne Slingluff (Ben), Dothan, AL; grandchildren, Jack, Sadie, Zeke and Bo; brother, Rev. Ronnie Jackson (Hazel), Brundidge; brother-in-law, Joe Stinson, Brundidge; sister-in-law, Ann Stinson Webb (Larry), Brundidge; two nephews, Phillip Webb (Shelly) and Joshua Webb; and a niece, Kaye Jackson. The family wants to give a special thanks to Kindred Home Health and Hospice (Lisa, Katy, Andrea, Ivory) and his special caregiver, Linda Walker. Memorials may be made to Brundidge United Methodist Church, Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery or to your favorite charity.