LEBANON – Funeral services have been scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, August 28 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mr. Jackson, 79, of Lebanon. The son of the late Robert Mason & Estelle Gass Jackson, he died Wednesday August 26, 2009 at the University Medical Center.
Mr. Jackson was a member of Adams Avenue Church of Christ where he served as an elder. A former employee of Wilson County Motors and Toshiba America, Mr. Jackson had served as a preacher for the congregations of Alexandria and Beckwith Churches of Christ.
Visitation Friday from 11 a.m. until funeral services at the Partlow Funeral Chapel.
Services will be conducted by Bro. Bob Knox, Bro. William Hayes, Bro. Jim Byrd and Bro. Garland Wilson. Interment will follow at Wilson County Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include: his wife of 54 years Willie Jane Sampson Jackson; daughter Jana Dell Jackson; sister Carolyn (Thurman) Manners; brother Shelah(Bess) Thompson; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Jackson is preceded in death by daughter Eugenia Lynn Jackson.
Active pallbearers will include: David Collier, Daryl Brown, Clark Sampson, Daniel Sampson, Randy Sampson, Kyle Wright, Terry Pritchett and Seth Pritchett. Honorary pallbearers: the men of Adams Avenue Church of Christ.
Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.