Jimmy Lee Jackson
  • 63 years old
  • Date of birth: Jul 4, 1949
  • Date of passing: Feb 22, 2013
Let the memory of Jimmy be with us forever

Jimmy Lee Jackson, 63, a life time resident of Stem, passed away Friday, February 22, 2013 at Duke Medical Center in Durham.

A native of Granville County, the son of the late Edward Lee “Slick” and Lucille Bullock Jackson, retired from Murdoch Center and a retired farmer.

He was currently employed with Herald Sun as a newspaper carrier and was a member of Geneva Presbyterian Church.

Funeral Services will be conducted Monday, February 25, 2013 at 2:00 PM in the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Oxford by Rev. Eddie Mauldin and Rev. Jeff Prewer.  Burial will be in Meadowview Memorial Gardens in Oxford.

Surviving are his wife of 44 years, Shirley Ramsey Jackson of the home, a daughter, Wendy Jackson Boyd, of Stem, a son, Jimmy L. Jackson, Jr. of Oxford and seven grandchildren, Laura Jackson, Jackie Thacker, Samantha Boyd, Brandon Boyd, Kerry Boyd, Dale Jackson and Summer Jackson.  Three great grandchildren. Chloe Boyd, Jackson Boyd and Brintley Lynch.  A special friend Buddy his dog.        

Visitation will be held in the Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford, Sunday Evening, February 24, 2013, 7:00 – 8:30 PM and other times at the home.

Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford assisting the Jackson Family.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Nancy Dickerson on 4th July 2016

"Happy 67th Birthday in Heaven Jimmy! I know you are celebrating with all your loved ones that have gone on before you!"

This tribute was added by Nancy Dickerson on 5th July 2015

"Jimmy, we miss you so much and talk about you all the time and funny things we used to do!  Here's hoping you had a very "Happy Birthday"  in Heaven July 4th!  Tell Lucille and Slick and all my family we said hello and we will see you all again 1 day!"

This tribute was added by Nancy Dickerson on 5th July 2014

"It just doesn't right that you are gone from this earth.  But I know it was a joyous reunion with Lucille and "Slick"!!  We miss you so much, especially when we go to the store!  That was the last place I saw you just 3 or 4 days before you died.  Just doesn't seem real sometimes!!  "Happy Birthday"  to you in Heaven!"

This tribute was added by Nancy Dickerson on 4th July 2013

"Happy 64th Birthday in Heaven Jimmy!!"  We miss you here on earth but rejoice in the fact that you are not sick or suffering anymore!!  May you rest in peace!!"

This tribute was added by Pat Bullock on 11th March 2013

"Shirley, I was so sorry to hear of Jimmy's death. My thought and prayers are with you and the family. May God comfort you during this time of sorrow."

This tribute was added by Nancy Dickerson on 10th March 2013

"Thing's will never be the same around here without Jimmy!!  He was a good man and loved his family very much!  He would help anyone that needed it. I am glad he is re-united with Slick and Lucille, don't you know that was a joyful reunion in Heaven!   He will be greatly missed by everyone, especially his family  and  his buddies at the store.  He bought a lot of joy to a lot of people!!!"

This tribute was added by Donna Jackson on 28th February 2013

"I am so sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing.  My prayers and thoughts go out to all of you."

This tribute was added by denise medlin on 24th February 2013

"Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Ricky, Denise and Tyler Medlin"

This tribute was added by ann hayes on 24th February 2013

"It is with a heavy heart that I write this message. May God bless all of you at this difficult time and comfort you in the days to come. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

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