Cletus Connor Jackson, Jr., the son of Cletus Connor, Sr. and Mary Kathryn (Moore) Jackson, was born on August 18, 1963, in Omaha, Nebraska. He attended school in Snoqualmie, Washington. In 1981, Cletus entered the United States Navy where he served his country for two years.

In the mid 1980s, Cletus was united in marriage to Renee Dummann and they became the parents of two children, Damion and Danielle. They were later divorced. In 2002, Cletus was united in marriage to Camille Adams in Omaha. They became the parents of one child, Jordan. Camille passed away on May 27, 2017.

Cletus was employed by Weyerhaeuser in Washington, grading lumber. After returning to Omaha in 2002, he was employed by Werner Enterprises dispatching trucks hauling over the road.

Cletus enjoyed fishing, bowling, playing pool, and watching Star Trek episodes. Cletus passed away Monday, June 29, 2020, at his home in Rock Port, Missouri, at the age of 56.

Besides his father and wife, Camille, Cletus was preceded in death by daughter, Jessica Gutierrez, and sister, Melissa Jackson. Survivors include: children, Damion (Lindsay) Jackson, Corvallis, Montana, Danielle (Matthew) Rathie, Corvallis, and Jordan Jackson, Rock Port; numerous grandchildren; mother, Kay Jackson, Rock Port; sister, Dianna Miller, Rock Port; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Private  graveside service and inurnment were held Monday, July 6, 2020, at Linden Cemetery, Rock Port, conducted by Pastor Terry Robison. Memorials may be directed to the Cletus Jackson Memorial Fund.

Online condolences may be left at Services were under the direction of Minter Funeral Chapel, Rock Port.