OBITUARY: Jerry Jackson

May 9, 2021
By Marcy Shortuse

Jerry Edmond Jackson, 73, of Thomaston Ga., passed away Saturday May 1, 2021 at Harborview Health and rehab.

Mr. Jackson was born on March 29, 1948 in Thomaston, Ga. to the late Edmond Carter Jackson and the late Georgia Crawford Jackson. He served in the United States Army from 1968 to 1974. He served in the Vietnam War as a dog handler. He was preceded in death by his brother Joseph Jackson, and sister Joyce Roberts.

Survivors include his Wife Linda Jackson of Thomaston, Ga., Daughter Deborah (Marty) Ellis of Thomaston, Ga., Son David (Amanda) Jackson of Englewood, FL, and sister Jessie (Craig) Stegall of Varnell Ga., four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

He will be interred at South View Cemetery outside of Coggins, Georgia.