LANDRUM, SC-- Yates Cheatham Jackson, 101, of Landrum, died Thursday, January 17, 2013. He was son of the late Cheatham and Dora Gibbs Jackson and husband of the late Francis Page Jackson. He worked at Fairforest Mill and at the Bigelow Plant. He was a member of Landrum First Baptist Church where he was a longtime member of the Men's Sunday School Class and served in the US Army during WWII
He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews and many caring friends.
The family will receive friends from 2:00-3:00pm Sunday, January 20, 2013, at Petty Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow at 3:00pm in the funeral home chapel conducted by Rev. Donnan Lawson and Rev. Andy Allen. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, 130 Forest Glen Drive, Columbus, NC 28722 or to the Landrum First Baptist Church Building Fund, 300 E. Rutherford St., Landrum, SC 29356.
Condolences may be left at www.pettyfuneralhome.com
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