Crystal City resident Kirk Jackson passed away Wednesday at the age of 71. Jackson spent 32 years in the classroom, teaching K-12 choral music, musical theatre, and technical theatre for Simi Valley Unified School District in Simi Valley, California, the Dunklin R-5 School District, the Ladue School District the Grandview School District, and retired from Dunklin R-5 in 2014. Jackson was also a member of the Twin City Rotary Club and was a former President. Current Rotary President Megan Siracusa will always remember Kirk’s energy.
Siracusa says Jackson’s rotary project was to help area cyclists.
Kirk Jackson is survived by his wife Candilee and one daughter Yvonne Franz of North Carolina. Funeral services for Kirk Jackson are on Saturday.