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Julian Jackson

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Julian Jackson

Weaverville - Julian Jackson, 86, of Weaverville died Friday, July 19, 2013 at Memorial Mission Hospital. A native of Asheville, he was the son of the late Myra Sims Jackson and Stonewall Jackson, Sr. He was also preceded in death by his siblings, Stonewall Jackson, Jr., Thomas Jackson and Virginia Jackson Burch.

A graduate of Asheville Biltmore College, Mr. Jackson was a WWII veteran of the US Army. After returning from the war, he joined the family business Jackson Trading Company, now known as Jackson's Western Store. He served as Scout Master of First Christian Church's Troup 52 where several of his scouts made Eagle Scout. He was greatly respected by all that knew him.

He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Dorothy Harrison Jackson; four children, John Jackson and his wife, Sabrina of Asheville, Jerry Jackson and his wife, Charlotte of High Point, Nancy Stanfill and her husband, Stephen of Acworth, GA and J. J. Jackson and his wife, Cathy of Xinzheng, China and three grandchildren, Lauren Grace, Joshua and Jonathan Stanfill.

A memorial service will be held 11:00, Tuesday, July 23, 2013 in chapel of Morris Funeral Home, 304 Merrimon Avenue with Reverend David Harrison officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 - 8:00 PM, Monday, July 22 at the funeral home. Private graveside services will be held at Green Hills Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to , 31 College Place, Suite 105A

Asheville, NC 28801

Morris Funeral Home, 304 Merrimon Avenue is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent through the website



Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on July 21, 2013
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