Places

  • Jackson is also known as: Madison County / Jackson city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Al Wilson (american football player), Ronald M. Pirtle (businessperson), Van Jones (author and lawyer), Artis Hicks (american football player), Ed Jones (american football player and actor), Trey Teague (american football player), and Wayne Chism (basketball player).

History

Jackson is a city in Madison County, Tennessee. The total population was 65,211 at the 2010 census. Jackson is the primary city of the Jackson, Tennessee metropolitan area, which is included in the Jackson-Humboldt, Tennessee Combined Statistical Area. Jackson is the county seat of Madison County, and its largest city. Jackson is located at 35°37′59″N 88°49′15″W / 35.63306°N 88.82083°W / 35.63306; -88.82083 (35.633132, -88.820805). According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 49.5 square miles (128 km), all land. Jackson's executive Mayor is elected every four years. In 2007, Jerry Gist was elected to succeed Charles Farmer who had served since 1989. The City Charter also provides for a legislative body of nine members, each elected by and representing a unique district. Jackson's City Court Judge serves an eight year term with a fixed salary during each term. The current judge is Blake Anderson. The court may dispose of misdemeanors and hold a preliminary hearing for felonies. If the Judge holds that probable cause is established for felonies, then the decision is bound to the grand jury for indictment and then to Circuit Court. Settlement of...

The official website for the city of Jackson is http://www.cityofjackson.net/index.html.

There are currently 15 funeral home listings for the city of Jackson, Tennessee. Looking for Jackson cemeteries?

Jackson Obituaries

It was revealed on June 2nd, 2016 that Bettye Ann Underwood (McKenzie) died in Westlake, Ohio.  Ms. Underwood was 90 years old and was born in Jackson, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Bettye Ann's life.

It was reported by Peoria Journal Star on May 18th, 2016 that Karren A Tucker (Armstrong) perished in Peoria, Illinois.  Ms. Tucker was 65 years old and was born in Jackson, TN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Karren A's life.

It was disclosed on April 25th, 2016 that Richard III Diessner passed away in Jackson, Tennessee.  Diessner was 48 years old and was born in Tacoma, WA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Richard III's life.

It was reported on April 22nd, 2016 that Edward Gerald Wallace died in Jackson, Tennessee.  Wallace was 76 years old and was born in Niagara Falls, NY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Edward Gerald's life.

It was noted by The Daily Herald on April 6th, 2016 that John L III Ross passed on in Elgin, Illinois.  Ross was 65 years old and was born in Jackson, TN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John L III's life.

It was reported by San Diego Union-Tribune on February 28th, 2016 that Jean Edith Helfrich (Merritt) passed on in Oceanside, California.  Ms. Helfrich was 87 years old and was born in Jackson, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jean Edith's life.

It was disclosed on February 19th, 2016 that Linda Sue Johnson (Gregory) passed away in Jackson, Tennessee.  Ms. Johnson was 74 years old and was born in Shreveport, LA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Linda Sue's life.

It was reported by The Advocate on February 17th, 2016 that Saundra Evans Almendinger (Willison) passed away in New Albany, Ohio.  Ms. Almendinger was 79 years old and was born in Jackson, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Saundra Evans's life.

It was noted by The Roanoke Times & World News on January 24th, 2016 that Jeanne Griggs (Smith) passed on in Galax, Virginia.  Ms. Griggs was 93 years old and was born in Jackson, TN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jeanne's life.

It was noted on January 21st, 2016 that Carolyn White (Beasley) passed on in Jackson, Tennessee.  Ms. White was 72 years old and was born in Texarkana, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Carolyn's life.

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Funeral Homes in Jackson

Stephenson-Shaw Funeral Home

Stephenson-Shaw Funeral Home, Inc. was initially established under the name of M.J. Stephenson Funeral Home. It was founded, by the late Mr. Mack Stephenson on June 6, 1937, in a sincere and successful effort to provide the Madison County...

Pafford Funeral Home

Began back in 1883 with D. D. Pafford operating a local hardware store with "undertaking services" turned into a full time funeral home when his son, Royal R. Pafford guided the business into the 20th century.As a family business that faces its...

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Arrington Funeral Directors
148 W University Pkwy
Jackson, TN 38305
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Bledsoe Funeral Home Incorporated
256 Middleton St
Jackson, TN 38301
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Corporate Funeral Providers
148 W University Pkwy
Jackson, TN 38305
Cosmopolitan Funeral Services
239 W Lafayette St
Jackson, TN 38301
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Ford Funeral Home
230 Stonewall St
Jackson, TN 38301
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George A Smith & Sons Funeral
1544 S Highland Ave
Jackson, TN 38301
Griffin Funeral Home
300 E College St
Jackson, TN 38301
Griffin Funeral Home Advanced Planning
3360 Highway 45 S
Jackson, TN 38366
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Hollywood Cemetery
406 Hollywood Dr
Jackson, TN 38301
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Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home
403 E Baltimore St
Jackson, TN 38301
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Mercer Brothers Funeral Home
501 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Dr
Jackson, TN 38301
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Parkway Memorial Gardens
256 Middleton St
Jackson, TN 38301
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Ridgecrest Cemetery
216 Ridgecrest Rd
Jackson, TN 38305
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Stephenson-Shaw Funeral Home
807 N Hays Ave
Jackson, TN 38303
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Yarborough Mortuary Service
252 Gordon Street
Jackson, TN 38362

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Capsule reviews of feature films
Robert Duvall delivers another ineffable and slightly nutty performance as an ornery old hermit in backwoods Tennessee. This handsome, down-home, Depression-era tale also boasts Bill Murray, quietly crafty as a funeral ... and Samuel L. Jackson show up as ...
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Tennessee may have a team that for the first time in years ... Sent. LOS ANGELES Coach Phil Jackson already has a nickname for the Lakers' revamped group of reserves: The Renegades. Ring-hungry newcomers Steve Blake, Matt Barnes and Theo Ratliff have ...
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Cosmopolitan Funeral Services : Dyersburg/Jackson, Tennessee (TN)
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