Mr. Jackson was born in Manchester to the late Lawrence and Betty Jackson.
He was a member of Highland Baptist Church and worked as a boilermaker for Sverdrup where he was formerly a member of the Boilermakers Union.
Mr. Jackson is survived one son, Dalton Jackson of Tullahoma; two brothers, Jack Jackson and wife Rita of Smyrna, and Eddie Jackson of Eagleville; two nieces, Elizabeth, and Amy; and one nephew Josh.
Visitation will be held on Friday, May 25th from Noon to 2:00pm with funeral services immediately following at 2:00pm in the Kilgore Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Shane Hines officiating.
Burial will be in Rose Hill Memorial Gardens.
Kilgore Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.