DUNN — Mr. Larry Gibson Jackson, 66, passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, surrounded by his family at Betsy Johnson Hospital in Dunn.
Larry was born on Oct. 5, 1953, in Sampson County to the late Jasper and Matelyolene Peacock Jackson.
Larry was employed with Erwin Mills for 19 years and was a nine-time Hollerin Champion in the National Hollerin Contest at Spivey’s Corner.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Larry will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020, at Peniel Pentecostal Church, 3645 Dunn Road, Roseboro, with the Rev. Phil Bowden and the Rev. George Terry officiating. Burial will follow in Erwin Memorial Park.
Larry is survived by his wife of 23 years, Ann Jackson; daughters, Heather Branch (Donald), Tabatha Newsome (Garry) and Jill Barefoot; son, Adam Jackson; sister Deborah Hall (Pat); nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Peniel Pentecostal Church in Roseboro.
Services provided by Skinner & Smith Funeral Home.