EAST ORANGE, NJ - The citizenry and local church community of East Orange and Montclair mourn the death of Bishop Andre Jackson, pastor and founder of New Vision Full Gospel Baptist Church at the Cathedral in East Orange. Many were shocked by the news of his untimely passing.

Bishop Jackson was well known in East Orange for his social activism, gregarious personality, musical ability and leadership. He grew up in Montclair and attended Montclair schools.

Final services for Bishop will be held at New Vision Full Gospel Church at the Cathedral,100 Warrington Place (corner of Grove Street). The wake/visitation is Friday, October 7th 12:00 noon until 7:00pm; immediately following will be a memorial service. The official funeral service is the following day, Saturday October 8, 2016 at 10:00am.