Jimmy Wayne Jackson, 72, passed away peacefully in his home in Lake Mary, Florida on April 22, 2020. Jimmy was born on July 5th 1947 in Fairfield, Alabama to Marjorie and Jesse Jackson. He graduated from Hueytown High School and attended The University of Alabama. Jimmy was married to Mary Jackson on February 20, 1967; they were married for 53 years.
Jimmy was a professional land surveyor who started his own surveying company, Boundary and Mapping Associates. He was a member of Timacuan Country Club and an avid golfer. He enjoyed playing tennis and cheering on the Crimson Tide. Jimmy was a charismatic man who was loved deeply by his family and friends who will miss him and his jokes every day.
Jimmy is survived by his wife, Mary; his sister, Donna Jackson Crews (Terry); his children Rodney Jackson (Heather) and Shelley Jackson Newman (Terry); and his grandchildren Ashley, Jessica, Makenna and Avery. Jimmy’s celebration of life will be determined at a later date when friends and family can all be together. In lieu of flowers please consider donating to American Heart Association.