Funeral services for Mr. Perry L. Jackson, Jr., 80, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 11 A.M. on Friday,
October 15, 2010, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark
Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 9 A.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Friday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Tuesday, October 12, 2010, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born January 26, 1930, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late Perry Lee Jackson, Sr. and Edna "Daisy" Kinnaird
Jackson. He was married to the late Maudie Jackson. He was
a retired brick layer, an honorary Kentucky Colonel, and a 32nd
degree Mason. He served in the U.S. Army and was affiliated
with the Church of Christ.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in
death by 2 Brothers: Russell Jackson and Charles Joe
Jackson; and 1 Sister: Etta Clyde Brown.
Survivors include 1 Brother: Col. Edgar (Ruth) Jackson of
Montgomery, IL; 1 Sister: Grace Jackson of Gainesboro, TN;
and his Niece: Kathy Phillips and her husband Glynn, and
family of Gainesboro, TN. Other nieces and nephews also
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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