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Larry Jackson

October 29, 1953

Obituary

Larry Jackson, passionately known as “Chief”, age 66, born October 29, 1953, to Levonia Jackson Sr, and Olevia Doretha (Gillis) Jackson, in Dayton, Ohio, where he was a lifelong resident, lost his battle with dementia/Alzheimer’s Wednesday, July 15, 2020. Larry was a 1972 graduate of Nettie Lee Roth High School. He was employed at Wright-Patterson AFB Fire Department from his last two years of high school until he retired, as chief. He then worked for Harrison Township Fire Department. Larry was a lifelong member of Phillips Temple CME Church. Larry was preceded in death by both his parents, one brother, Levonia Jackson, Jr., both maternal (Gillis) and paternal (Bolen/Smith) grandparents, and his beloved nephew, Tommy Lee Weatherspoon, Jr. Larry leaves to cherish and celebrate his legacy, 3 sons Morris Russell, Tony (Aaliyah) Russell, & Larry Hall, one brother, Lenard (Leronda) Jackson, 2 sisters, Lucille E. Miles and Rose Mary Mabry, 6 grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, firefighters and a dedicated friend Darrin Wiseman & family. Many thanks to Brookdale Nursing Facility, Cypress Point Nursing Home, Friendship Village Nursing Facility, and Troi Walker for Larry’s care during his last years. IMPORTANT: Due to COVID-19 social distancing will be enforced. Masks will be required to attend viewing and/or funeral, at the church. There will not be a repast. Donations can be made at alz.org in Larry Jackson’s name.

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Services

Viewing
Wednesday
July 22, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Phillips Temple CME Church
3620 Shiloh Springs Rd.
Trotwood, OH 45426-

Visitation
Wednesday
July 22, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Phillips Temple CME Church
3620 Shiloh Springs Rd.
Trotwood, OH 45426-

Funeral Service
Wednesday
July 22, 2020

11:00 AM
Phillips Temple CME Church
3620 Shiloh Springs Rd.
Trotwood, OH 45426-

Interment
Wednesday
July 22, 2020

West Memory Gardens
6722 Hemple Rd
Moraine, OH 45418

Donations

Alzheimer's Association
31 W. Whipp Rd, Dayton OH 45459

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