Archie A. Jackson, 74, a resident of Silver City, N.M. went to be with the Lord on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 at his residence. He was born April 7, 1938 to Arnold A. and Mary (Caudle) Jackson in Hendersonville, N.C. He is survived by his loving wife of 47 yrs. Anatalia "Chala" Jackson of the family home; one son, Rod Jackson and wife Alejandra of Silver City; one daughter, Amy Williams and husband Kelley of Silver City; four grandchildren, Adam Jackson and companion Angela Rivera, Nathan Jackson, Caitlyn and Isabella Williams; two children from a previous marriage, Michael Jackson and Melanie Brown; five sisters, Roberta Henderson of Las Cruces, Dollie Ward and husband Grover of Zirconia, N.C.; Betsy Copolillo of Zirconia, N.C.; Mary Lois Maybin and husband Theron of Zirconia, N.C. and Faye Henry and husband Eric of Flat Rock, N.C.; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Art Jackson ('91). Viewing will be Wednesday, Jan. 2nd from 5-7 p.m. at Terrazas Funeral Chapels. The funeral service will be celebrated Thursday, Jan. 3rd at 10 a.m. at Terrazas Funeral Chapels with Pastor Don White officiating. Concluding the service interment will follow at the St. Vincent Catholic cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jack, Ron and Rick Sierra, Joe and Aaron Zamora, Zachary Trivizo. Honorary pallbearers will be his grandchildren, Adam and Nathan Jackson, Caitlyn and Isabella Williams. Arrangements are with Terrazas Funeral Chapels "Trusted care for the ones you love" ~ 575-537-0777. To send condolences, visit www.terrazasfuneralchapel.com.