Roy Donald Jackson

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Roy Donald Jackson

  • Birth 28 Jun 1939 North Carolina, USA
  • Death 10 Jan 2002 Shelby, Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Ellenboro, Rutherford County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 35639091

Broad River Genealogical Society was honored to have had Roy as a Charter member.

His obituary was published 12 Jan 2002 in "The Shelby Star":

"SHELBY - Mr. Roy D. Jackson, 62, of 1407 Lackey St., died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2002, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center.

A native of Rutherford County, he was a son of the late William Edley and Selma Rollins Jackson. He was a retired barber and a member of Zoar Baptist Church, where he was a member of Barnabas Sunday school Class.

He was a member of Cleveland Lodge No. 202 A.F.& A.M. for 39 years. He served as Master in 1977 and served as secretary for the past 19 years. He was a member of the York Rite and Scottish Rite. He received his KCCH in Carolina Consistory. He as a member of Oasis Shrine Temple, Past Patron of Shelby Chapter No. 110 O.E.S. and District Deputy Grand Patron of the Grand Chapter of N.C. Order of the Eastern Star.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Ralph Jackson.

He is survived by his wife, Doris Hamrick Jackson of the home; two daughters and a son-in-law, Darlina Love of Shelby and Sherri and Marty Gambill of Boiling Springs; a brother, Robert Jackson of Pigeon Forge, Tenn.; three sisters, Lillie Dolin of Barnwell, S.C., Margaret Horton of Clemmons and Ocie Brooks of Williston, S.C.; and six grandsons, Greg Love Jr., Jay Love, Donnie Love, Garret Gambill, Tyler Gambill and Tanner Gambill.

The funeral will be today at 2:30 p.m. at Zoar Baptist Church with Dr. Marvin Gobble officiating.

Burial will be in Race Path Baptist Church Cemetery with Masonic Rites.

The family will receive friends today one hour before the service at Zoar Baptist Church and other times at 1740 Lackey St.

Memorials may be made to Masonic Home for Children, 600 College St., Oxford, NC 27565; or Zoar Baptist Church "Together We Build Fund," 1740 S. Lafayette St., Shelby, NC 28152.

Clay-Barnette Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements."





  • Created by: Judith Parker-Proctor
  • Added: 7 Apr 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 35639091
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Roy Donald Jackson (28 Jun 1939–10 Jan 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 35639091, citing Race Path Baptist Church Cemetery, Ellenboro, Rutherford County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Judith Parker-Proctor (contributor 46583208) .