May 17, 1958 ~ August 10, 2021
Born in: Vincennes, IN
Resided in: Vincennes, IN
Jeffrey John Jackson, 63, of Vincennes IN, Palmyra Township went to be with our Lord on August 10, 2021, while working in his fields to provide for his family. He was born May 17, 1958, to John & Patricia Jackson of Vincennes, IN.
He was a lifetime man of God who lead his family and his church, The Monroe City First Church of God, to walk closer to God each day. Being a 38 yr volunteer firefighter for the Palmyra Township and licensed 1st responder, he has been a humble servant always helping others, never expecting anything in return. Jeff has been given many awards for farming and firefighting however he wouldn’t want them listed for recognition. He enjoyed doing many things such as driving around in his Jeep, water skiing, helping out with the Wednesday night kids program, and having lunch with friends, but his greatest joy was spending time with his family, attending his grandkids sporting events and school activities, and watching them grow in their faith and in all areas of life.
Jeff is survived by his loving wife Deena (Willis) Jackson, who he married on February 4, 1984. Son, Josh & Kylie Jackson, of Vincennes, Daughter Jayme & Cody Lane, of Vincennes, Grandchildren, Ora Lane, Chance Lane, Leighton Jackson, Colt Lane, Mailin Jackson, Colvin Jackson, and baby Breezlin Jackson.
Parents, John & Patricia Jackson of Vincennes, In-Laws, Jack Willis of Petersburg and Charlene Draper of Vincennes. sister, Susan & Mark Schutz of Vincennes brother, Robert & Vicki Jackson of Tallahassee, FL. Nephew, Patrick & Sara, Ann Marie & Amelia Schutz of Vincennes. Jeff has many other beloved family members and friends.
Friends may visit with Jeff’s family from 3-6 pm on Sunday, August 15, 2021 at Monroe City First Church of God, 4930 S. De Bord Rd. Monroe City, IN 47557. A celebration of Life service will be held at 10:30 am on Monday, August 16, 2021 at Monroe City First Church of God with Pastor Justin Brown officiating. Jeff will be laid to rest in Fairview Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Monroe City First Church of God and Palmyra Township Volunteer Fire Department. Online memories may be shared with Jeff’s family and friends at www.goodwinsievers.com. Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is honored to assist the Jackson family with arrangements.