Duane Jackson



Duane Jackson, 78, passed away July 17, 2013 at Flower Hospital. Born in Toledo, he was a life long member of Third Baptist Church. He was a 1952 graduate of Scott High School, and was an honorably discharged veteran

f the U.S. Army. He also attended Tuskegee University and University of Toledo as a Chemistry Major. Duane was an avid reader and had an insatiable passion for learning. He was stock market savvy and had McDonald's stock before it was popular.

He is survived by three sons, Duane (Patricia) Jackson of West Covina, CA, Raymond (Dianna) Jackson, of Santa Maria, CA, Steven Jackson of Toledo, OH; five grandchildren; special niece and caregiver, Cynthia Jackson; brother, Dennard Jackson Jr, of Homestead, FL; sister, Colleen Jackson Simmons of Toledo, OH, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be Thursday 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Dale-Riggs Funeral Home Chapel, family hour Friday 10:00 a.m., followed by funeral services at 11:00 a.m. Third Baptist Church, interment Historic Woodlawn Cemetery.


Funeral Home

Dale-Riggs Funeral Home
572 Nebraska Ave  Toledo, OH 43604-8542
(419) 248-4254

Published in Toledo Blade on July 25, 2013