Joe Jackson, the father of Michael and Janet Jackson passed away at 3:30 am on Wednesday (June 27) in Los Angeles. He was 89.
The Jackson family patriarch and Jackson 5 founder was hospitalized with terminal cancer.
Joe had ten children with his wife Katherine, whom he was married to for over 60 years. Joe is survived by Katherine, as well as sons Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, Marlon and Randy; and daughters Rebbie, La Toya and Janet. He is also survived by grandchildren including Paris Jackson, Prince Jackson, and Michael Jackson Jr.