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Our dad, Jasper J. Jackson, Grandpa “J” of Haverhill, went home to be with his wife, Patricia on Thursday, March 9. He passed away peacefully at the age of 80 at the Maplewood Center in Amesbury.
He was born in Haverhill, March 14, 1936, son of the late Jasper W. and Genevieve (Kasheta) Jackson and was educated in the Haverhill school system. During the Korean War, he honorably served in the United States Army. Mr. Jackson enjoyed listening to old time country music.
He was the husband of the late Patricia A. (Fuller) Jackson, father of the late Michael Jackson, Avis Jackson, Jean Jackson and Genevieve Jackson and brother of the late Francis C. Jackson.
His survivors include four sons, Jon A. Jackson of Haverhill, James J. Jackson and his wife, Kathleen of Chicopee, Barry L. Jackson of Orlando, Fla., Raymond E. Jackson and his wife, Nancy of Kingston, N.H.; two sisters-in-law, Avis Fuller Marquis Bowles of North Carolina and Jean Jackson of Haverhill; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and four nephews and two nieces.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend his calling hours on Thursday, March 16, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill. His funeral service will be Friday morning, March 17, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Lithuanian Cemetery, Bradford. Contributions in his memory may be made to the charity of one’s choice. To share a memory or for more information, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.
Published on  March 14, 2017
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