Richard A Jackson, 74, passed away Sunday, August 8, 2021 at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital.


Richard was born in Bryan OH on May 12, 1947, to the late Clyde and  Eugenia Tressler Jackson. He served his country in the United States Army Reserves. Richard was employed for 42 years by Aro and later Ingersoll Rand Corporation.  He loved to fish and enjoy time on the lake.  Richard also enjoyed trips to the beach and time spent with his family.   He was proud of all his children and grandchildren.


Richard is survived by his wife of 30 years, Sue; children: Corby Jackson, of Bryan, OH, Erin Pearce, of Carthage, NC, Sarah Jackson, of Bryan, OH, Dennis Goodwin, of Aberdeen, NC; grandchildren: Reece Cameron, Brian Jackson, Abby Prim, Cody Prim, Mycah Smith; great grandson: Wyatt Cameron; sister: Pat French (Craig), of Norwalk, OH; brother: Duane Jackson (Carol);  many nieces, nephews and friends.


Memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM, Thursday, August 12, 2021 at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home, with the Reverend Janes Andrews officiating.


Memorial gifts may be made to the charity of your choice.


Fry & Pricket Funeral Home is honored to serve the Jackson family.


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  1. Sue, my heart breaks for you. RJ was on the nicest, kindest people I knew and lots of fun to be with. I have great beach memories. Having left this earth too soon, he will live in hearts and memories. Peace be with you for he is at peace now.

  2. Sue, we grieve with you and the entire family for your loss and the empty place in your hearts, and we rejoice with you for the healing and glory RJ has found. God bless you and yours as you seek a new normal in your lives.

  3. Going to miss you Uncle RJ God knows we had many laughs. Go home and rest now your work is done. Until we meet again.

  4. So sorry for your loss my condolences go out to you and your family at this time. The time I did know him he was a great man. He will be truly missed. My thoughts are with you!

  5. Sometimes there are no words that can truly communicate the depth of the feelings within our soul. But we want you to know that our hearts are shattered and we share your pain. Please accept our sincere sympathy over the loss of Uncle RJ

  6. Sue, I am so sorry to hear about RJ, He was always a very friendly person to be around. Prayers for you and all the family.

  7. Sue,
    We were shocked and saddened to hear from you of RJ’s passing. We will miss him and remember you both in our prayers with love.

  8. Always enjoyed sharing our time watching and going to the races and the lake house at Baden RJ was a great man and friend everyone who met him was treated as family I was so blessed to have known him My prayers are with you

  9. Sue I am so sorry to hear of RJs passing. You had such fun together! Keep all those dear memories close to your heart. May God gave you comfort and strength.

  10. So sorry to hear of Richards passing. I have so many good memories of him and remember all the fun times we had. My thoughts and prayers are with the family because I know he will be truly missed by all.

  11. Sue, I am so sorry for your loss. You and RJ and with Lou and Tater have been some of the absolute best people and friends one could know. Love you!

  12. Know I love you, Susie, and know that my thoughts and prayers are with you. I wish I was able to know him better growing up and to have been able to spend more time around you both than I did. But I remember him being a really sweet, wonderful person and kindhearted. He’ll be missed, and I ask the Lord to comfort you and your family.. I love you, sweet, strong Susie Q.

  13. Sue-
    I’m so sorry for your loss. You and RJ had such a wonderful, loving relationship. I know you will cherish those memories forever.
    May you be at peace, my friend.
    Gary Chandler

  14. Sue-
    I’m so sorry for your loss. You and RJ had such a great relationship, and made such wonderful memories together. May you find peace as you cherish those memories.

  15. Sue
    Sincere and heartfelt condolences to you and yours during this time of loss and mourning. My thoughts and prayers are with you, your family, and your friends as you celebrate the life of RJ and the love you shared together.

  16. I am so sorry to hear of RJ’s passing, he will be missed!! You and your family are in our prayers. Take care !!

  17. Aunt Susie I’m very sorry for your loss all it will do is make us and especially you stronger he can enjoy the biggest nicest lake known to man kind now me and you can still except all the wonderful things to do in life GOD has a special place in life for Uncle RJ and it’s called heaven there will be no more restless night’s pain or suffering or sorrow GOD BLESS YOU love 💕😘 you more than you will ever know if you need me for anything call me (910)308-2185!!!

  18. Sue,
    You wouldn’t know me but Richard was my oldest friend since we were born 2 days apart and our mothers shared a hospital room. We attended Farmer School together until they moved off the farm. Very Sorry to hear of his passing. He was always a great guy

  19. Sue, you and RJ have been wonderful neighbors and friends for many years. He will be greatly missed. He struggled for a long time but you took great care of him. He is at peace now. You will have many friends and family to support you when you need them. Prayers for you and your family. Special prayers for the return of the soul of RJ to our Heavenly Father. Love Bob and Barb

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