Melba Newton Jackson

April 11, 1923 - June 2, 2019 

            Melba Newton Jackson, 96, of Bay City, Texas passed away on June 2, 2019.

            She was born in Upland, Arkansas on April 11, 1923, the daughter of Henry Tolbert Newton and Sarah Elizabeth Buckner Newton.

            Survivors include a loving family who will cherish her many loving memories.

            She was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy Jackson Sr., after 69 years of marriage; and a daughter, Linda Truitt.

            Arrangements with Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home, Bay City, Texas; 979-245-5197.