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Visitation

McNeill Mackie Funeral Home
Thursday May 22nd, 2014
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Visitation

McNeill Mackie Funeral Home
Thursday May 22nd, 2014
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Celebration of Life

St. Pauls Presbyterian Church
Friday May 23rd, 2014
11:00am

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Celebration of Life

St. Pauls Presbyterian Church
Friday May 23rd, 2014
11:00am

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Anderson Jackson

Anderson Hoyt "Tinker" Jackson, 92, of St. Pauls, North Carolina, died Tuesday May 20, 2014 at his home. A native of Robeson County, he was born May 20, 1921 to the late Hoyt Wallie and Susan Oliva Taylor Jackson. A US Army Veteran of World War II, he served in the campaigns for New Guinea and Luzon, receiving the Philippine Liberation Medal with a bronze service star and the Asiatic-Pacific Theater Campaign Medal with 2 bronze services stars. Additionally, he was awarded the American Theater Campaign Medal, the Victory Medal and the Good Conduct Medal. He was a member of the St. Pauls VFW Post. Initiated into St. Pauls Masonic Lodge 474 in 1948, he was Master in 1954 and continued to serve the Lodge in a variety of capacities throughout his life. In 2010 he was awarded "Life Member" for service in St. Pauls Chapter 70 of the Order of the Eastern Star. A faithful and energetic member of St. Pauls Presbyterian Church he was recognized as an "Elder Emeritus" in 2014. Professionally he worked in the financial services industry serving as Branch Manager of Guaranty Savings and Loan in St. Pauls. He is survived by his wife, Ann; sons, Andy Jackson and his wife Darlene, Gary Register, Michael Register and his wife Robbie, and Robbie Register and his wife Holly; daughter, Becky Sue Milliron and her husband Robert; brother, Robert Jackson and his wife Ula; sisters, Christine Smith and Barbara Reese; grandchildren, Robin Perrone, Olivia Register, Hillary Brewington, Madison Register, and Christopher Register; great grandchild, Skyler Register; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. A Celebration of Life service is scheduled for Friday May 23, 2014 at 11:00 AM in St. Pauls Presbyterian Church with the Reverend Dr. Sue Hudson officiating. Masonic Funeral Rites will follow in the church. Burial will be in Tolarsville Baptist Church Cemetery with Military Honors rendered by an Honor Guard from Ft. Bragg. Visitation will be Thursday May 22, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 PM in McNeill Mackie Funeral Home of St. Pauls. Arrangements by McNeill Mackie Funeral Home, St. Pauls, North Carolina.

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Guestbook

John and I were sad at the passing of a wonderful man that will always haveour deepest respect and love . He was sincere in all things in his life and to you Ann, along with the entire family, we will hold you up with our prayers and our love.

John & Martha Seago May 22 2014 12:00 AM

To My Aunt Ann: We who all new and grew to Love Tinker were blessed.My last good memories of him were at Heather's wedding last year and he was just a dancing with his feet at the table.He had a really good time. Our Prayers, Thoughts and Love are always with You and The Family. Your niece Darlene and Family

Darlene Gainey May 22 2014 12:00 AM

We are most grateful for a long and sincere friendship.A terrific "Gentleman". Lynda & Pug

Ed (Pug) & Lynda Hall May 21 2014 12:00 AM