May 12,1923 – February 12, 2017
Reflection of Life
James Jackson departed this life on Sunday, February 12, 2017 at Carroll Manor. He was 93 years Old. James met his wife Helen when he returned to the US after military service. When he arrived in the US by boat, James was met by his sister and a friend, the future Helen Jackson. Upon getting married, James and Helen did not have any children. When James sister died, James and Helen raised two of his sister’s Children, Rockelle and Roger Hammond, as their own.
James worked at NIH as an Operating Room Technician. He retired after many years of service. James leaves to mourn, two children, Rockelle Hammond and Roger Hammond (Bette), three grandchildren, two great grandchildren, two special friends (John and Vivette Davidson), family and a host of friends.