Gregory Dean Jackson, son of the late John Willard and Eunice Louise Pledge Jackson, was born in Flint, Mich. on March 12, 1957, and died at his home in Dexter, Mo. on July 26, 2011, at the age of 54.
He had lived in Dexter most of his life. He had worked as a farmer most of his life and recently as a dispatcher at the St. Jude Barge Company at Marston, Mo.
Surviving are one daughter, Tracey Lynn Jackson of Dexter, one son, Gentry John Jackson of Dexter; four grandchildren; one sister, Sue Absher of Dexter; and one brother, Gene Ray Jackson of Albany, Ore. Other relatives and friends also survive.
Visitation will take place on Sunday, July 31, 2011, after 1 p.m. at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Memorial services will be held Sunday, July 31, 2011, at 2 p.m. at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter, Mo. with the Rev. Steve Tippen of Bloomfield officiating.
Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter is in charge of arrangements.