James W. Jackson

Apr 09, 2018
James Jackson

Waldoboro — James Wesley Jackson, 56, passed away April 4, 2018, at his home with his family by his side. Jim was born Aug. 14, 1961, to Merrill A. Jackson and Dorothy H. (Reay) Jackson in Rockland.

Jim attended Medomak Valley High School and was a self-employed contractor of Double J Builders. He enjoyed building, “Jimmy-riggin,g” fishing, hunting, horseshoes, pool, wheelin', outdoor sports, the Patriots, NASCAR and teaching his trade to others. His shop was his go-to place, and luckily for him, his phone didn’t work out there. Most spring, summer and fall evenings you would find him standing near his truck with a Bud Light in his hand pondering the day and planning for the next.

Jim was predeceased by his significant other, Heidi Cioe, grandparents, mother, father, siblings Richard “Ricky” Jackson, Michael Jackson, Rodney Jackson, Marilyn Teele, like a father Patrick Hoch.

He is survived by his daughters, Fontana L. Jackson of Waldoboro, Natasha L. Jackson of Waldoboro, Crystal Abbott and husband Tyler of Waldoboro, Amy Jordan of North Carolina; son Devan Robinson of Warren; sisters Joyce Jackson and husband Don Prior of Abbott, Suzanne “Suzie” Jackson of North Carolina; brother Ronald Jackson of Washington; 10 grandchildren; many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews; and his dog companion, Roxie.

A memorial service will be held Friday, April 13, at 1 p.m. at Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main St., Waldoboro with Pastor Tom Rawley officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to offset the cost of funeral expenses to Natasha Jackson, 2052 Winslows Mills Road, Waldoboro, ME 04572.

To extend online condolences, visit hallfuneralhomes.com

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