did you know my daddy?
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39_girl

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#1 Sep 10, 2009
did anyone know jr jacson? he got murdered around barbourville ky in oct or nov of 1985?
old timer

London, KY

#2 Sep 11, 2009
39_girl wrote:
did anyone know jr jacson? he got murdered around barbourville ky in oct or nov of 1985?
I cant recall that name, how did he get murdered-what happened? I am very sorry for your loss though.
hmmm

Mayfield, KY

#3 Sep 11, 2009
is he the man that worked at direct that was murdered years ago??
Bee

Kennett, MO

#4 Sep 11, 2009
i dont recall..what happened?
shell

Eubank, KY

#5 Sep 11, 2009
yes i recall that . the man that did that , would go to the station every night and set, and talk , with your dad . he lived behind the direct station , and the police did,arrest him . you could go to the police dept; and get a copy of the case. iam pretty sure the city worked that case .
hmmm

Mayfield, KY

#6 Sep 11, 2009
I dont know if that was thats mans name or not, it maybe someone else..that is why I was asking..the one I am talking about has another daughter named I believe Carol? and she used to work at direct too til they shut it down....does the person who started this thread know her? That is IF that is the right man...if so, I maybe able to help you get some info..
case xx

United States

#7 Sep 11, 2009
his name was floyd mcqueen i think that worked at direct i remember him
bamba

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#8 Sep 11, 2009
no my daddy lived in georgetown scott co. at the time he was from their im not even sure about any of it. i know what i have been told. i know that there were two of them, my dad and his friend, they were murdered and left under a matress in a hole and a man and his dog found them after a month or two. ive googled it and can't find a thing. i was only 6 and his family don't have much to do with me at all ive seen them twice im an only child. he was born and raised in barbourville ky. ive tried to find news paper clipings and every thing. its like it didn't happen. i have a million questions and no answers.
bamba

AOL

#9 Sep 11, 2009
and its a miss spell it was jr. jackson i think his first name was james or estill but everyone called him jr.
case xx

United States

#10 Sep 11, 2009
well i was a teen but i remember when that happened in the 80's it was at emmanual hollow,that was sometime ago i think that used to be an old railroad track if i'm thinking right but i can remember it. the local papers should have something i am truly sorry about your loss. i hope this has helped you alittle bit or at least gets you on the right path to find more info.
hmmm

Mayfield, KY

#11 Sep 11, 2009
that name still sounds soooo familiar, I was small at the time he would of passed too but I will ask my mom if she knew him or someone who does, she knows alot of ppl and if so I will pass you the info, good luck and sorry to hear that my heart goes out to you.

Since: May 09

London, KY

#12 Sep 11, 2009
I know alot of Jackson's. I dont remember but I could ask around.Their is more than one JR Jackson in barbourville.Check Union collage for old news papers.Check circuit court clerk's office for case info.If it went to court they should have it, or at least tell you where to look.Send off for a copy of death cer.It will have some info on it.
case xx

United States

#13 Sep 11, 2009
the news papers should have a archives to research i would think. so i would start there first and the sheiffs offices, county atty.
LDR

London, KY

#14 Sep 11, 2009
My dad is an officer and was at that time, Ill question him about it tomorrow and see if he can remember anything. I'll let you know as soon as I can. Sorry about what your going through, and for your loss, hope I can help.
i know

United States

#15 Sep 11, 2009
i remember that,the guy that found them,was rabbit hunting.
its me

Madisonville, KY

#16 Sep 12, 2009
i know the family and i knew jr to . he was found rite before thanksgiving that year.his family just had a reunion 2or 3 weeks ago
Sister

AOL

#18 Sep 12, 2009
Estle Jr. Jackson And Johny Vanarsdale
Sister

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#19 Sep 12, 2009
hmmm wrote:
is he the man that worked at direct that was murdered years ago??
No he didn't work there. He was from Barbourville, but he lived and worked in Geargetown Ky.
Sister

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#20 Sep 12, 2009
I wondered where you where! I wanted to tell you about the family reunion we had at my house so bad! Do you know about Vicky dying?
Sister

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#23 Sep 12, 2009
shell wrote:
yes i recall that . the man that did that , would go to the station every night and set, and talk , with your dad . he lived behind the direct station , and the police did,arrest him . you could go to the police dept; and get a copy of the case. iam pretty sure the city worked that case .
That is the wrong guy. My brother was killed in Emanual Hollow.

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