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William Zane "Bill" Jackson, Sr.

July 11, 1940 - May 6, 2019

William Zane Jackson, Sr., age 78 passed away on Monday, May 6, 2019, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Bill was born on July 11, 1940. Bill was a graduate of New Hanover High School and Wilmington College. He served with the Wilmington Fire Dept and later was in sales in the radio and television business.

Bill is survived by his mother, Nora Bernice Jackson; three children William Z. Jackson, Jr.(Nina), Jason Clifton Jackson(Lindsey), and Regena Jackson Wildman; four grandchildren, David, Cameron, Ella, and Wyatt; two brothers, Harry Jackson and Jacky Jackson (Jessica); three sisters, June DeRoche, Sandra Bookman, and Shirley Rudder. He was preceded in death by his father, Horace C. Jackson, Sr.

The family will see friends from 6-8 pm Friday, May 10, 2019, at Wilmington Funeral Chapel.

Funeral services will be held 11 am Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Wilmington Funeral Chapel officiated by Rev. Jerry Andrews. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910-791-9099.

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