ATLANTA - Edwin Jackson, 26, an Atlanta native and Colts player was laid to rest on Monday, February 12, 2018.

Jackson's godmother said that "he was always driven" and he "loved, loved, loved his family and his God".

"We will never forget Edwin Joseph Brown Jackson."

PHOTOS | Family photos of Edwin Jackson

Jackson was killed on Sunday, February 4, 2018, by an alleged drunk driver. The driver was identified as 37-year-old Manuel Orrego-Savala who is a citizen of Guatemala.

RELATED | Colts player from Atlanta, Edwin Jackson, killed by suspected drunken driver

Jackson's funeral was held at the Big Bethel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church located on 220 Auburn Ave. NE in Atlanta.