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Nelson Jackson

On Wednesday, January 12, 2022, Nelson Jackson, a native of Palmyra, Virginia, departed this world to receive his wings and to be with the Lord. He was a bus driver for Fluvanna County Public Schools for 45 years, and in 1964 he started his own logging business. He maintained both jobs for over 40 years before retiring. Nelson loved working on his tractor and his truck.

He was the son of the late Robert B. Jackson and Emma V. Bradley. He was preceded in death by his son Reginald L. Jackson and brother George Vest.

Nelson’s memory will be cherished by his devoted wife and friend of 65 years Thelma Brown Jackson, a stepdaughter Ardelia Darnelle Brown of Richmond VA, a devoted son and daughter-in-law Kevin (Jessica), Palmyra VA, a devoted granddaughter Naomi, Palmyra VA. Three sisters Nora Young of Keswick VA, Margaret Brown, and Deborah Payne Palmyra VA. Two sister in laws Barbara (William) Crozier VA, Gloria Vest Palmyra VA. A brother-in-law Robert Brown Palmyra VA. Loyal nieces and nephews, and other relatives and friends.

A walk-through viewing will be held Wednesday, January 19, 2022, from 12 p.m. - 6 p.m. at Sheridan Funeral Home. There will be an outdoor homegoing service Thursday, January 20, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Evergreen Baptist Church Cemetery. To live stream the service, click on the link below: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Thu, Jan 20, 2022 NGMBC is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 824 4812 6187 Passcode: 397851 One tap mobile +13017158592,,82448126187#,,,,*397851# US (Washington DC) +13126266799,,82448126187#,,,,*397851# US (Chicago) Dial by your location +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 929 205 6099 US (New York) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) Meeting ID: 824 4812 6187 Passcode: 397851 Find your local number:   -::~:~::~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~::~:~::- Do not edit this section of the description. This event has a video call. Join: (US) +1 323-942-0479 PIN: 377111448# View more phone numbers: -::~:~::~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~:~::~:~::-
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