Obit: Stephen Jackson

Obit: Stephen Jackson

January 8th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

J. Stephen Jackson, 64, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013.He was a member of New Salem Baptist Church. He was an excellent artist and wood carver, and he was an avid fisherman. His corvette was his first love.He was preceded in death by his mother-in-law, Lillian Austin; grandmother, Rosa Scott; aunt, Myrtis Austin; and aunt, Mabel Jones.Survivors include his loving wife of 33 years, Wanda Jackson; daughter, Karen Lynn Settles; parents, Robert C. Livingston Sr. and Louise Livingston; father-in-law, Joseph Allan Austin; brothers, James Donald Jackson and Robert C. Livingston Jr.; three grandchildren, Haley Settles, Bryce Settles and Brent Settles; cousin, Johnny Jones; and several nieces and nephews.Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Tommy Taylor officiating.Interment will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens.Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today.Condolences and memories may be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.