Relationship to conference: Retired elder
Date of death: May 29, 2020 at age 87
Arrangements: The family will hold a private service.
Appointment information: Rev. Jackson was ordained as a deacon in 1955 and as an elder in 1960. He served Minnesota churches in Le Sueur, Golden Valley, and Minneapolis (Hennepin Avenue UMC). He also served as the director of the United Methodist Foundation of New Mexico before retiring in 1997.
Rev. Jackson is survived by his sons, Stephen (Karen Larson) Jackson and Thomas (Kim) Jackson; five grandchildren; and his sisters, Vivian Skoog and Joan Ripple. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jane (Shirk) Jackson.
Cards of condolence can be sent to Stephen Jackson, 5832 Morgan Ave. S, Minneapolis, MN 55419-2007
Memorials are preferred to Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church (Music Fund), Minnesota Historical Society, or Children's Home Society of Minnesota.
An obituary was published in the Star Tribune.
Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church