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Robert Jackson

veteranJul 1st, 1934 - Mar 11th, 2019

A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, May 4, 2019, at Elmwood Cemetery in Flora with the presentation of military funeral honors.

 

   Robert R. Jackson, age 84, of Edgewater, Florida, formerly of Flora, IL passed away March 11, 2019, at Ocean View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in New Smyrna Beach, Florida.

   He was born July 1, 1934, in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Frank and Erma (King) Jackson.

   SMSGT Robert Jackson proudly served 22 years in the US Air Force during the Korean and Vietnam Wars. He later retired after 25 years from the 3M Manufacturing Company.  He was a life member of both the Flora American Legion and the Air Force Association.  Bob was an avid woodworker who often donated his work to the Humane Society for fundraising.  He enjoyed cooking, especially Tex-Mex recipes, listening to music and reading.

   He is survived by his companion, Yvonne Glaspy of Edgewater, FL and his children: Robert R. Jackson Jr. of Marble Falls, TX, Debbie (Danny) Greenwood of Flora, Cheryl Jackson of Xenia, Christine (Tom) McAllister of Flora, and Michelle Ross of Eckert, CO; Yvonne’s children: Richard Glaspy of New Port Richey, FL, Debbie (Brad) Johnson of New Smyrna Beach, FL, Terri (Dan) Evans of Veedersburg, IN, Kevin (Sheila) Glaspy of Effingham, IL, and Dave (Deanna) Glaspy of Charleston, IL; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

   He was preceded in death by his parents and twin infant sons (Eric Ray and Steven Scott).

   A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, May 4, 2019, at Elmwood Cemetery in Flora with the presentation of military funeral honors.

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Willie and Dana Johnson

March 14th

So sorry for your loss

Mike and Sharon Gray

March 14th

Sorry for your loss. Prayers for all the family.

Jacquie Young Cooper

March 14th

Bob and family my deepest condolences for your loss. My heart breaks for you. Hugs and prayers to all.

Greg Phillips

March 14th

My Condolences and Prayers

Cheryl

March 14th

Rest in Peace Dad, until we meet again.. I Love You!!

Shaun Hagenseiker

March 14th

So sorry to hear this. My thoughts and prayers are with your families.

Brad and Debbie Johnson

March 14th

Rest In Peace!! We were blessed to have you in our lives if only for a short time. ❤️

Dawn Driskill

March 14th

I'm so sorry, Michelle. I wish that I could be there for you. Know that you are in my heart.

Mike Sweeney

March 15th

Debbie, praying for strength for you and all of your family during this sad and tough time.

Mona Bowen Zuck

March 15th

So sorry it has to be very hard for both losses prayers for you all I never knew your father but I know he will be missed

Bridget Gates

March 15th

Bob and family: Please accept my deepest condolences for your family's loss. May you be comforted by the outpouring of love surrounding you.

Denise Estachy

March 27th

Sorry for your loss. Bob Jackson was my supervisor at 3M. RIP🙏🙏

Tammy Lambright

March 27th

Shawn

March 28th

I miss talking to you grandpa. But I know you are finally free from your pain and suffering. I love and miss you 😢

Linda Dolan

March 29th

My condolences to all of Bob's loved ones. He was an incredible friend and mentor.

Lettie Longoria

March 30th

Condolences to the family. I enjoyed working with Bob at 3M in Austin, and I will miss his presence on FB and the recipes he shared. He was a honorable man. May your soul rest in eternal peace Bob.

Stephanie Henderson

April 8th

So very sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences. Prayers for you and your family.

Oralia G Babb

April 11th

My condolences to your family and love ones. I was blessed to have had such a wonderful supervisor at 3M. I treasure your words of wisdom and all that you taught me. You will be missed, but never forgotten. May you rest in peace.

 

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