Barbara Gayle “Gummy” Jackson
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Funeral services for Barbara Gayle “Gummy” Jackson, 76, of Jasper, will be today, March 18, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Roselawn Funeral Home Chapel in Decatur with Pastor John Gates officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery.

Visitation will be today, March 18, 2014, from noon until 1:45 p.m., prior to the service at the funeral home.

Jackson passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014, at her residence. She was born Nov. 30, 1937, in Decatur to Percy and Alma Henderson. She was a member of the Mount Vernon Baptist Church and was a wonderful mom, grandmother and great-grandmother, and also a great provider for her family.

Jackson was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Bobby Henderson; daughter, Barbara Lea Vernier; son, Torey Darryle Jackson; and the father of her children, Herschel Lee Jackson.

She is survived by her daughters, Gigi McCauley (Ricky), Barbette Herron and Nina Taylor (Bobby), all of Jasper; grandchildren, Layla Maddox (Herschel), Alana Farley (Kevin), Nikki Jackson, Erik Jackson, Dana Cook (Cliff), Daniel McCauley, Brock Herron, Wade Herron, Dacey Taylor, Brinley Taylor and Ambrey Taylor; and great-grandchild, Layken Maddox.

Pallbearers will be family.

You may sign the online register or express private condolences to the family at

Roselawn Funeral Home, Decatur; 256-353-2996