Billy Mack Jackson, 82, of Mountainburg died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at a local hospital. He was a retired employee of Mulberry Lumber Co., Army veteran of the Korean War and of the Christian faith. He was born March 1, 1931, in Mulberry.

He is survived by his wife, Eloise; five daughters, Debbie Fincher of Alma, Jackie Renaud of Van Buren and Jeanette Mourney, Charlotte Adams and Holly Hicks, all of Mountainburg; a son, Lee Jackson of Mountainburg; a brother, Olen Jackson of Mulberry; a sister, Vita Mae Patterson of Mulberry; 13 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Ocker Chapel of Alma with burial at Pope Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jared Mourney, Derek Jackson, Samuel Fincher, Lawrence Mirus, Christopher Boerjan and Colton Adams.