Your ancestor is James Jim Flurry b. Apr. 25, 1833 in Jackson County, MS not Jackson, MS.At that time Jackson County included the present George County.He died Jan 18, 1900 in Beauregard Parish, LA.His wife was Sarah Turner b Jul 26, 1839 in Mobile, AL and who died Aug 31, 1929 in Vidor, Orange Co, TX.
James Parents were: Henry Flurry 1797-1865 and Elizabeth Havens 1800-1878.They were born in Alabama probably in Mobile which was then Spanish West Florida.Early in life they moved to Jackson/George County, MS where they lived the rest of their lives.
Henry's Parents were William Flurry and Susan Abner.William signed a document of support for The Feleciana Revolt Against Spanish Rule in West Florida in 1810; this was signed in the Jackson Co, MS area
There is a Web site with lots of information on the Lousiana and East Texas Flurrys.www.familytreemaker.com/users/b/u/r/jerry-F-Burr/odt2.html.Some of the information on the Mississippi Flurrys isn't exactly correct but it is the best source on your James Flurry and his decendents.
Cyril Cains Four Centuries of The Pascagoula, Vol I & II is another good source.