Charles W. Jackson, 71, of the 1100 block of Toler Place, Norfolk, VA, passed away on Sunday, September 20, 2009.
A native of Norfolk, VA, Charles retired as Lieutenant Colonel in 1993 and was a retired professor for Old Dominion University. He was a member of Optimist International and American Legion Post 35.
He is survived by his wife, Christina W. Jackson; two daughters, Grace Kirchgessner and husband John Poteat and Charlotte White and husband Eric, all of Chapel Hill, NC; four grandchildren, Max and Olivia Poteat, Aja, and Kai White, all of Chapel Hill, NC; two sisters, Ruth Biggs of Williamston, NC, and Frances McClendon and husband James of Chesapeake, VA; and many, nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
A memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Thursday at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Tidewater Drive Chapel with Rev. Ernest L. Trueblood officiating. The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to, Mahoosuc Land Trust, mahoosuc.org, 207-824-3806, P.O. Box 981, Bethel, Maine 04217. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.hollomon-brown.com.
Read Charles Jackson's Obituary and Guestbook on www.hollomon-brown.com.