Kenji Je’meel Jackson

Dec 12, 1978 - Feb 16, 2014

Kenji Je’meel Jackson, 35, of Lorain, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014. 

He was born in Sandusky, on Dec. 12, 1978, living most of his life in Lorain.

He is survived by his parents, Lavon and Bernadette Jackson, of Lorain; his mother, Albertine P.(Lemons) Springer, of Lorain; brother, Jason L. Jackson, of Lorain; paternal grandmother, Gertrude Jackson, of Sandusky; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by paternal grandfather, Furman F. Jackson; paternal aunt, Fay C. Jackson; maternal grandfather, George G. Lemons; maternal grandmother, Hazel C. Lemons;and cousin, James Harris.

Friends may call from 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 24, until services at noon at the Original Glorious Apostolic Church, 995 Foster Ave., Elyria. Pastor Doris Williams will officiate and Pastor Paul Gonzalez of Freedom House Church, Amherst, will be the eulogist. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain.

Arrangements were entrusted to Carter Funeral Homes, Inc., 3001 Elyria Ave, Lorain. Condolences can be shared at