SPRINGFIELD – Larry G. Jackson, 70, of Springfield passed away April 29, 2014, in the OSU Medical Center. He was born in Lima, Ohio, on July 27, 1943, the son of Ferman and Thelma Jackson. Larry was a 1961 graduate of Shawnee High School and attended Wilmington Colleges. He was later inducted into the Clark Shawnee Football Hall of Fame. Larry was a faithful member of the Grace Baptist Church, Urbana. He retired as a purchaser from KTH Industries. He was preceded in death by his parents and niece Jodi Jackson. Survivors include his wife Christine Jackson, who he married Dec. 4, 1994; daughters Lori (Ritchie) Allender and Amy (Jeff) Chapman; brother Roger (Jeanie) Jackson; sisters Peggy (Charlie) Hall and Sue (Keith) Terry; grandchildren Jennifer (Josh) Gilliam, Andy and Justin Chapman, Amanda (Joey) Bailey, Kaylee and Matthew Allender; great-grandchildren Aaron, Zach, Mackenzie and Sophia; many nieces and nephews; and his four-legged companions Marvin and Leo. A memorial service to honor Larry will be Saturday at 11:30 a.m. in the Grace Baptist Church, 960 Childrens Home Road, Urbana, with Pastor Aaron Samples officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are requested to United Senior Services or the Clark County Humane Society. Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.richardsraffanddunbar.com. RICHARDS, RAFF & DUNBAR MEMORIAL HOME has been entrusted with the final arrangements.