James D. Jackson was born to the late Sarah Owen Sams in Fairfield, Florida. James received his education through the public schools of Marion County. He had one sister Clydell Ashwood Smith who preceded him in death.
On Thursday, January 18, 2018 James went home to be with Lord. He leaves to cherish his memories six nieces, Betty Smith, Barbara Smith, DeGloria Smith, Gloria Smith, Carolyn Smith and Alnora Smith, all of Fairfield; one great niece, Latonia Blunt; four great nephews, Charles Blunt, Timothy Jones, Kezira Clavin and Kejuna Clavin and other relatives and sorrowing friends.
Funeral Services will be Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 11:00am, Lowell Community Cemetery, Lowell, FL., Rev. Richard Howard Sr., Eulogist.