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Dr. Jerry Howard Jackson

August 14, 1944 — April 8, 2024


Dr. Jerry Howard Jackson, age 79, of Palmyra, passed away on April 8, 2024. He was born on August 14, 1944 to Sidney and Clara Jackson. 

He earned a PhD in Chemistry and Physics and was a chemistry professor at Austin Peay State University and the University of Memphis. After retirement, Jerry spent his time farming. His family will remember him as being great at everything he did, caring for each of them when needed, and always loving them.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Wayne Jackson. He is survived by his siblings: Sherry Silbaugh, Pamela Adams, and Don Jackson. 

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