Funeral services for Mr. Arthur Eugene ?Gene? Jackson will be held Friday, February 13, 2004 at 2 PM at George Funeral Homes, Historic Downtown Chapel, 211 Park Ave., SW, Aiken, SC, with Pastor James A. Goudelock officiating. Interment will follow in the Wagener Cemetery, Wagener, SC. The family will receive friends on the day of the service from noon until the hour of service at the funeral home.
Born in Wagener, SC, a son of the late W.W. and Lois Richardson Jackson, he had been a resident of Aiken, SC, since 1960 where he retired as a teacher after thirty years of service with the Aiken County School system. Gene was a graduate of Carson-Newman College and received his Master?s from the University of South Carolina. A Vietnam veteran, he proudly served his country in the United States Navy.
A brother, Dr. Forrest W. and his wife, Becky Jackson, Nashville, TN; nephew, Russell Jackson, Destin, FL; and nieces, Robin Robbins and Karen Gabel, both of Nashville, TN, survive.
The family has asked that memorials in memory of Mr. Jackson be made to the Nancy Bonnette Library, 204 Park St., Wagener, SC 29164.