OBITUARY

Robert L Jackson

August 29, 1938March 28, 2021

Robert “Bob” Jackson, 82, of Brookville died Sunday, March 28, 2021 at Bradford Place Nursing Home in Hamilton, Ohio.

Bob was born to Andrew and Grace Lassiter Jackson in Panama City, Florida on August 29, 1938. He attended Bay High School in Panama City, graduating with the class of 1957. On June 10, 1965, Bob married the former Doris Jean Hensley. Bob was an engineer in the United States Army, serving during the Vietnam War. He was proud to serve his country from 1958 until his retirement in 1979. Bob was an avid reader. He enjoyed taking care of his canine companions, as well as the birds that visit his yard. Bob will be dearly missed by his family and friends.

Bob is survived by his wife of 55 years, Doris; sons: Scott Jackson of Brookville, Stephen Jackson and his wife Christine of Maryland; grandson: Nicholas S. Jackson; many friends.

Bob is preceded in death by his parents.

At the request of the family, a private burial service will be conducted at a later date. Showalter Blackwell Long, Fosdick Chapel, Liberty has been entrusted with arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the Franklin County Humane Society.

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