David Ray Jackey

May 15, 1945 ‒ November 10, 2010

Mount Vernon, Ohio

David Ray Jackey, age 65, of Mount Vernon died on Wednesday evening, November 10, 2010 at his home. He was born on May 15, 1945 in Sunbury, son of the late Raymond and Flora (Bauer) Jackey.

David was a Navy Veteran of Vietnam. He retired from Sanoh America in Mount Vernon. David enjoyed fixing things and riding dirt bikes with his son, Jon.

David is survived by his wife, Alice J. (Dexter) Jackey; a son, Jon (Heather) Jackey of Fredericktown; a granddaughter, Jassmine Bayless; grandsons, Damon, Devan, and Dane Jackey; a brother, Melvin (Arlene) Jackey of Sunbury; and a sister, Shirley Simpson of Sunbury.

In following with David’s wish, he will be cremated and the family will have a graveside service at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens with Rev. Gerald Bell officiating. Military honors will be provided by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council.

Private condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of David Ray Jackey.