In Memoriam - World Black Belt

Howard Jackson

Howard Jackson

Kickboxing Champion and World Black Belt Founding Member passes away

It is with great sadness we report that Kickboxing Champion and World Black Belt Founding Member Howard Jackson passed away March 7, 2006 11:00AM Tuesday morning, at the City of Hope hospital in Duarte, CA. He was cremated on March 14th, 2006. His memorial service was held on Saturday March 25, 2006 at 11:00AM. The service was held at:

The First Church of The Nazarene
3700 E. Sierra Madre Blvd. 
Pasadena, CA 91107

I, Sharon, will be returning to Texas to be with my 85 year old father.

I am compiling a collection of photos of Howard to add to the book he was writing on his life that I intend to finish. If you have any photos that you feel would be of interest to others and the family, please send them to me at the Texas address. If you would like to contact me, my number is 972-898-9990.

I would like to thank Bob & Lillian Wall, Chuck & Gena Norris and everyone who kept the encouragement, love and support coming for myself and my Howard throughout this entire journey. I would not have missed a minute of time with this wonderful man. He was a blessing to me and all who knew him. He will be with us always.

Sharon

To read more about the Champ's courageous battle with Leukemia click here.

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