Anthony Jackson

Published 10:28 am Friday, April 26, 2013

IVOR—Anthony Jackson, 54 of 8013 Proctor Bridge Road, Ivor, Va., died Monday, April 22, 2013 at his residence. He was a native of Suffolk, Va., and the son of the late Willie H. Jackson Sr. and Virginia Elizabeth Jackson.

He was formerly employed with Smithfield Packing Company. He was a member of New Branch Baptist Church.

He leaves to cherish his memory two sisters, Carolyn Jackson of Ivor, Va., and Gwendolyn Artis (Henry) of Wakefield; two brothers, Leon Jackson (Margaret) and Darryl Jackson (Trina), both of Ivor; aunt, Loretta Silver; uncles, Junius Carroll (Leathia) of Windsor, Va., and Chester Edwards (Ann) of Portsmouth; nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013 at New Branch Baptist Church officiated by Rev. Frank Aikens, Sr. Interment will be in Gilfield Baptist Church Cemetery. Crocker Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be extended to the family at