Alan Dunwody Jackson, 60, of Thomasville, Ga. passed away Saturday, November 9, 2019, at his residence.
A private family graveside service will be held November 14, 2019. His nephew, Rev. Oscar D. Jackson III (Trey) will pay tribute to his Uncle Alan’s life.
Mr. Jackson was born September 21, 1959, in Bainbridge, Georgia, the son of Dr. Oscar Dunwody Jackson and Joyce Roberson Jackson. He graduated from Bainbridge High School in 1977 and attended Valdosta State College.
Mr. Jackson was a loving son, brother, uncle, and friend. He participated in Boy Scouts from a young age, achieving Eagle Scout rank. He loved the outdoors and took pride in nurturing plants and gardening, which was a passion he shared with his mother. He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed following all his favorite teams, especially the Atlanta Falcons.
Mr. Jackson is survived by his brother, Dr. Oscar D. Jackson (Vickie); his sister, Amy J. Price (Bert); his stepmother, Betty H. Jackson; his stepsiblings, Ronnie Hinson (Beth), Marlowe Hinson (Pam) and Shelly Hinson; and his nieces and nephews, Trey Jackson (Hananel), Kate J. Harden (Patrick), Kelly Jackson (Caroline), Hannah J. Van Brunt (Thomas), Daniele Price and Charles Price. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. Oscar D. Jackson, Sr., and Joyce Roberson Jackson; and his stepbrother, John G. Hinson.
The family would like to express sincere thanks to Mildred McKinney of Thomasville, GA for her many years of love and support to Alan and the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Georgia Pines Community Services, ATTN Administration, 1102 Smith Avenue, Suite H, Thomasville, GA 31792 or First United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 541, Bainbridge, GA 39818.