COVINGTON, LA--An early morning fire at Jackson Cabinetry Shop that claimed the life of owner Gordon Jackson is under investigation. Louisiana State Fire Marshal Butch Browning told local media that 45-year-old Gordon Jackson died in the fire. The Covington fire department, summoned at 4:04 a.m., arrived to find flames pouring from the cabinetry company's paint shop. Damage was estimated to total more than $75,000. Jackson Cabinetry, which specializes in custom and semi-custom cabinetry work, also operates at a second location in New Orleans.

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