John Walter Jackson

John Walter Jackson

Birth
Washington County, North Carolina, USA
Death 26 Nov 1943 (aged 75)
Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 45770299 · View Source
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Obit: "Roanoke Beacon" 12/2/1943

John W. Jackson Died Last Friday At His Home Here
Retired Merchant Had Been in Declining Health for Several Years

John W. Jackson, 75 years of age, well-known retired merchant of Plymouth, died at his home here last Friday night at 9 o'clock after a period of declining health extending over several years.
Son of the late Alfred and Love Gurganus Jackson, he was born in Washington County on January 23, 1868, and lived all his life here. In April 1892, he married Miss Martha Bateman, who preceeded him to the grave some years ago.
For about 60 years Mr. Jackson was a very active member of the local Christian Church, and he was a member of the board of deacons at the time of his death. The funeral service was very largely attended Sunday and the profuse floral offering attested the high esteen in which he was held thrroughout the community.
He is survived by three daughters: Mrs. Joe Jackson and Mrs. Roy Bailey of Norfolk; five son, J. H. and Raymond, of Plymouth: W. A. and Oscar Jackson of Jamesville; and O. O. Jackson, of Kings Mountain. He also leaves a half sister Mrs. E. R. Jackson, of New Bern, several grandchildren and one great grandchild.
The funeral service was held from the home of his daughter, Mrs. Blanche Swain here Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock, with the Rev. E. B. Quick, pastor of the Christian Church, officiating assisted by the Rev. William H. Daniels, the rector of Grace Episcopal Church and the Rev. J. M. Perry pastor of the Robersonville Christian Church. Internment was made in the Windley Cemetery near Plymouth."
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  • Added: 24 Dec 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 45770299
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Walter Jackson (23 Jan 1868–26 Nov 1943), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45770299, citing Windley Cemetery, Plymouth, Washington County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by atf (contributor 47213045) .