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(Bill) William Robert Jackson

December 11, 1946 ~ December 27, 2021 (age 75)

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William Robert “Bill” Jackson, 75, of Stantonsburg, NC passed away Monday December 27, 2021 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC.

He was born December 11, 1946, in Sullivan County, NY a son of the late Robert and Letha Morton Jackson. Bill was a US Air Force veteran and longtime resident of Wilson County, NC. He enjoyed driving and was retired from the trucking industry. Mr. Jackson had many varied interests, but the most important thing was his family. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was married to the love of his life for 37 years, Mrs. Retha Jackson who predeceased him earlier this year. Survivors include his daughters, Crystal Galloway of Black Creek, NC, Brenda Tripp and her husband, Daniel of Stantonsburg, NC; sons, Tony Jackson of Durham, NC and David Shadding of Stantonsburg, NC. Also
surviving are two grandchildren and six step grandchildren. In addition to his parents and his beloved wife, Mr. Jackson was also predeceased by his grandson, Cody Galloway.

A graveside service will be held in Stantonsburg Town Cemetery in Stantonsburg, NC with military honors on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at 11:00AM with the Reverend Tommy Hagan officiating. Friends are welcome at the home in Stantonsburg Monday and following the service on Tuesday.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Highland Independent Church 2006 Patterson Way S. Wilson, NC 27893 or the Charity of the Donor’s Choice. Arrangements are in the care of Providence Funeral & Cremation Service 519 Broad St. W. Wilson, NC 27893. Phone: (252) 674-1553 

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Graveside Service
January 4, 2022

11:00 AM
Stantonsburg Cemetery
306 Wooten Ave.
Stantonsburg, NC 27893

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