Jesse A. Jackson
March 4, 1950 – October 14, 2020
On Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, Jesse Arnold “Skip” Jackson, loving husband and father, passed away at age 70.
Jesse was born March 4, 1950, in Pinehurst to the late Rev. J.M. and Deprue Jackson. A golf enthusiast and chess wizard, he was always up for a good game or ready to take a road trip to see his family. He found his greatest joy in spending time with his many grandchildren.
Jesse was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Mary Cowan; and his brother, Michael Jackson.
He is survived by his wife, Cheryl; his sisters, Sarah, Helen and Wanda; his children, grandchildren and great-grandchild, Leah (Shaun): Wazeer, Syeed and Najwa; Anya: Maya and Tiaya; Jessica (Willie): Morea and Willie; Jesse “JD”: Saliah, Jayla and Nilaya; Quannah (Lonnie): Nathaniel; Deborah, Sherard and Jordan; Mary (Tony): Brooke and Valerie; several nieces and nephews and a host of other family, friends and classmates.
Interment will be private at St. Paul’s Catholic Church.
I miss you daddy
Class of 1968. AH H S We will all miss our fellowshipping with one another. We all have fond memories. Sending our condolences and prayers to each of you. Peace and Love. Class of 68
God be with you in this moment,
Painting the clouds with silver
And every memory with gold.
One touch from God changes everything.
May His caring in your time of sorrow
Make all the difference.
With Deepest Sympathy
Let not your heart be troubled (John 14:1)
May God Allah be well pleased with you. One Love ! Shaun, Leah, Wazeer, Syeed and Najwa
We will miss you. Sitting in the yard laughing and good conversations. Your cousins Lucy and Donnell
Sharing in your sadness as you remember Jessie. His presence, smile and kind words will sorely be missed at the Monroe Family gatherings. May he Rest In Peace!
Remembering all the good times and special family moments… Rest in peace.Love always!
Jesse has been a good friend to us. We will miss his smile and jokes.
Sending our love and prayers to the family. The Lord will see you through this difficult time in your lives. The Hargrove Family. (Cousins)
Unk! Let me first thank you for all you ever done for me. From the times we’ve spent, to the lessons I learned. I Love and will forever miss YOU!….Corky;)….LUV
So very sorry to hear of Jesse’s passing; he was a friend and a good man that displayed a positive role model for many….
May the blessing of God be with you all at this time and always. And may He hold you all in peace as Jesse rises in Glory.
Cheryl – My deepest condolences to you and your family for the loss of your husband. May God be with you all.
In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groans that words cannot express.
Your Sister and Aunt Wanda
We will always have fond memories of our families Thanksgiving and Christmas celebrations in Maryland and NC .
Peace be with you.
Janelle, Nathan, Ethan and Janet Peopled
May God cover you in grace, mercy, and understanding through this difficult time. Words can’t begin to express my condolences to you and your family. May your heart be comforted with memories of love and laughter as you’re surrounded with love ones. God Bless you!
Because we care, our heartfelt thoughts go out to Cheryl and family on Jesse’s passing. May God keep you strong. We love you. Robert and Joyce Newsome, St Paul;s Catholic Church
RIP CLASSMATE 1968
My dearest Cheryl,
I am so sorry and send my condolences and love to you and your family. May God’s peace and love surround you.