2017-08-31 / Obituaries

Robert Travis Jackson

Funeral services for Robert Travis Jackson, 75, of 901 Spring Street were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 29, 2017, at First Baptist Church with Rev. Brian George officiating. Interment followed at the Sardis Baptist Church cemetery. He passed away Sunday morning, August 27, 2017 at Wills Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Jackson was born in Washington and had lived here all of his life. He was the son of the late S.T. Jackson Jr. and Anne Lunceford Jackson. Mr. Jackson had worked in law enforcement where he served many different positions throughout his career. He had worked as a police officer, police chief, criminal investigator in Washington, and was an investigator for the District Attorney’s office in McDuffie County. He was also a member of First Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Michele J. Fisher of Washington and Crystal J. Stair (Terry) of Milledgeville; a son, Travis Jackson of Warner Robins; a brother, Shelby Jackson (Dianne) of Martinez; two grandchildren, Haley Fisher and Dale Fisher; and one great-grandchild, Aubrey Fisher.

Active pallbearers were Dennis Sanders, Tommy Land, Randy Young, Dale Fisher, Mike Sisson, and Mike Annis.

Honorary Pallbearers were members of the Wilkes County Sheriff’s Office.

Sign the family’s online guestbook at: www.hopkinsfuneralhome.com. Hopkins Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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