In loving remembrance of someone so very special, Mr. William A. "Fuzzy" Jackson, 62, departed this life on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at Southside Regional Medical Center, Petersburg.
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He was born in Chesterfield, Va., to the late Mansfield Junious Jackson Jr. and Mary Christine Jackson on Feb. 8, 1952. He was preceded in death by his oldest sister, Mamie L. Mosley.
Alphonso was known as "Fuzzy" and "Big Six." Most knew him as the man by the West Street Bridge. He had a kind and humble spirit, there were many who cared for, loved and respected him very much. For years he worked as an excellent mechanic, until he was unable to continue what he loved so much.
He is survived by his youngest sister, Sheila E. Jackson Mays; niece, Barbara Mosley-Harper (Stephen); nephews, Frederick Mosley (Veronica), Dwayne L. Jackson of Maryland and Devon E. Mays Jr.; five great-nieces, Markia, Kierra, Breana, Devyn and Whitney; five great-nephews, Sgt. J. Mosley of Ft. Bragg, N.C., Justin, Devon III, Delvon and Christian; devoted cousin, Rita Walker; and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends, to name a few, the Roach family and the Petersburg Police Department, and so many others to numerous to name.
God bless everyone and everything was done for Alphonso, there are so many wonderful stories of your acts of kindness shown to him.
Services for Mr. William A. "Fuzzy" Jackson will be held 5 p.m. Friday, June 20, 2014, at the Chapel of J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment Inc., 102 South Ave., Petersburg, Va.; the Rev. Jeffrey L. Reaves Sr., eulogist.
Family members and friends are invited to pay final tribute to Mr. Jackson and watch the funeral services live online at www.jmwilkersonsince1874.com.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the staff of J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment Inc., 102 South Ave., Petersburg, Va., 804-732-8911, www.jmwilkersonsince1874.com.
Published in The Progress-Index on June 19, 2014