Beloved Businessman EJ Jackson Dies From Apparent Heart Attack

SOUTH LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Southland residents mourned the loss of a beloved businessman who made the holiday season a little brighter for countless families.

Family and friends are expected to speak Wednesday morning about Ellsworth Jackson’s death.

Jackson, who was best known as E.J., died Tuesday evening after suffering from what appeared to be a heart attack in his office, according to family members.

Jackson, who owned a limousine company, quickly became well-known as the chauffeur to the stars.

The businessman enjoyed his line of work, but also took pleasure in giving back to the community.

For more than 30 years, he handed out Thanksgiving dinners to those who were in need in South Los Angeles.

At this time, it remains unclear if Jackson’s death will effect this year’s turkey drive.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From K-EARTH 101

K-EARTH Surf Pig
28 Free Things To Do in L.A.
Totally 80s Friday Night

Listen Live