Charles Barham Jackson
Jackson, Charles Barham

Charles Barham Jackson, 77, passed away on January 7 at a Cone Health facility. He had been in declining health for the past three years.

Charles was a graduate of Alamance High School in 1961 and was a retired USPS mail carrier. He enjoyed baseball, football, NASCAR and was a longtime Tar Heels fan.

Charles was preceded in death by his wife of 46 years, Joan Cheek Jackson, parents, Bunn and Beatrice Jackson, sisters: Alice Jackson, JoAnn Clayton and Lera Highfill.

Charles is survived by his son, Carl Bennett and wife, Jennifer of Lexington; sisters: Dara Perkins of Greensboro, Corena Gray of Mebane, Louise Moore of Martin, GA and Gloria Buskirk (Bobby) of Preston, MS; brothers: Ed Jackson (Anita) of Stedman, Eugene Jackson (Betty) of Snow Camp, Bobby Jackson (Millie) of Greensboro and Michael Jackson (Janice) of Pleasant Garden.

A very special thanks from the entire family to Linda Wade for her dedication and loving care for both Joan and Charles in their time of illness.

Visitation and viewing will be Thursday, the 14th of January from 1 to 2 p.m. at Reedy Fork Baptist Church. Funeral will follow at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Jeff Porter officiating. Burial will be in Gilmore Memorial Park in Julian, NC. The funeral will be live streamed on Facebook at Reedy Fork 1940.

Memorials may be made to the general church fund at Reedy Fork Baptist Church, 4709 Yanceyville Road, Browns Summit, NC 27214.

Online condolences may be made at www.forbisanddick.com.

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Published by Greensboro News & Record on Jan. 12, 2021.
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Visitation
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Reedy Fork Baptist Church
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Reedy Fork Baptist Church
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live streamed on Facebook at Reedy Fork 1940
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Charles was a long time friend and neighboro...many laughs over my pink ford convertible..Rest in peace my friend ,you will not be forgotten...Brenda Edward's Mcdaniel
Brenda Mcdaniel
January 13, 2021
For the entire Jackson family ... I am so sorry for your loss. Charles was a special person and he came from a very special family. He was a dear friend to me and I will never forget him. Rest in peace Charles with your loving wife, Joan.
Margarette Gorrell Sheppard
January 13, 2021
Charles was a good friend. He always had the Alamance class of 61in his heart. will miss him.
claude allen
January 13, 2021
We are so sorry to hear of Charles passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during the coming days. May God bring you comfort and peace during your time of grief. Love, Brenda and Johnny Greene
Brenda
January 12, 2021