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Albert C. Jackson

September 13, 1951 ~ July 8, 2017 (age 65)

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SERVICES

Viewing
Tuesday
July 18, 2017

9:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Congo Funeral Home
2317 N. Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19802

Home Going Service
Tuesday
July 18, 2017

11:00 AM
Congo Funeral Home
2317 N. Market Street
Wilmington, DE 19802


Albert Cyrus Jackson, age 65 of Newark, DE entered into eternal rest on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Saint Francis Hospital in Wilmington, Delaware. He was the son of the late Mary Chester Jackson and Albert Arthur Jackson.  Born and raised in Chester, PA, he resided there until moving to Delaware  in the 1990’s.   He was a U.S. Army veteran completing his tour  in the rank of Sergeant and was employed at Kimberly Clark in Chester, PA until his passing. Mr. Jackson is survived by his wife, Odessa; two sons, Lamont Jackson (Patricia Gale),  Andre’ Jackson and two daughters, Debbi Spriggs and Patrice (Patricia Williams Jackson) all of Delaware.   He was grandfather to five grandchildren,  Kymani DeVaughn-Jackson and Kyelle DeVaugh-Jackson  (Andre’), Demetrius Spriggs, Zion Jackson-Rondo and Leilani Jackson-Rondo (deceased) (Patrice); great-grandchildren Sophia and Dominik Spriggs.  He was the second eldest of six children.

Surviving him are  two sisters, Sherlotti Jackson of Atlanta, GA and Mary Etta Jackson-Smith of Chester, PA with one brother, SFC Ivan Jackson-Freeman of Chester, PA.  Preceding him in death was  his eldest brother, Francis Marshand Chester and youngest sister, Gloria Dean Jackson-Artwell. 

Funeral Services will be 11:30 am, Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Congo Funeral Home, 2317 N. Market Street, Wilmington, DE, 19802, where viewing will be from 9:30 - 11:15 am.  Interment will be in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Bear, Delaware. 

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