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John Derrell "Butch" Jackson

John Derrell "Butch" Jackson
  • January 19, 1956 - February 16, 2017
  • Awendaw, South Carolina

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“I have many fond memories of working with Butch. I miss that time and I'll miss you friend. You where a gentle soul, soft-spoken and always kind to...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Russell Suggs - Saint Stephen, SC

“Years ago we were neighbors on Barbara St. in Mt. Pleasant. During this time Debi helped me through some hard times. She also taught me a lot about...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Laurie Smith - Kershaw, SC

“Debi you and your family are in my prayers. I don't think I've ever seen a couple so in love with each other. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Elaine Bozman - My Pleasant, SC

“There is a beautiful life of simplicity calling out to those who will listen. It invites us to live the life we were born to live. Simplicity invites...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Jill Johnson - Mount Pleasant, SC

“To friends and family - May each of you be comforted by the peace of God during this most challenging time and in the years to come. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“there are no words to express my sadness or to console our loss ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Robbie Waters - Cross, SC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with Debbie and the family. Corine and family ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Corine Tallant - Co springs, CO

“My sincere condolences to the Debi and the family..I will be praying for you all. With loveKala and family ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: kala dickinson - Fort Worth, TX


John Derrell "Butch" Jackson, 61, of Awendaw, South Carolina, husband of Deborah Blair Jackson died Thursday, February 16, 2017. His Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, February 21, 2017 in the J. HENRY STUHR, INC. MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 3:00 pm. Interment will follow in Wilson Cemetery, 761 Wilson Cemetery Road, Awendaw. The family will receive friends at the funeral chapel on Monday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Butch was born January 19, 1956 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late John James Jackson and Phelis Alvin Taylor. He was a US Army veteran and worked as a commercial fisherman. He was a member of Ocean Grove United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 41 years; his daughter, Jessica Jackson Jurica (Patrick) of Summerville, SC; two sons, Jonathan Jackson (Angela) of Mt. Pleasant, SC, and Joshua Jackson (Laurie) of McClellanville, SC; his twin brother, William "Buddy" Jackson (Linda) of Cross, SC; his sister, Joyce Jackson Waters of Summerville, SC; eight grandchildren, Dylan Jackson, Gabe Ryan, Katie Jackson, Zoey Jackson, Emma Jackson, Holden Jurica, Elise Jurica, and John D. Jackson, II; and three step-grandchildren, Amber Martin, Emily Martin, and Josh Martin. He was preceded in death by his son, Jeremy Jackson.