He was an avid sports fan, enjoyed studying the Bible with the Bible Study Fellowship, volunteering with many different churches and organizations, he enjoyed spending time with his family and working with many charities, which was his passion. He attended Elyria City schools and was employed at Vocational Guidance Services, in Elyria. At an early age Robert accepted Christ, and was a member of The New St. Peters C.O.G.I.C in Lorain.
He leaves to cherish his loving memories, sisters, Missionary Robin Jackson of Elyria, Lucretia (Jessuh) Jackson-Williams of Phoenix, Arizona, Lila Jackson, and Wendy Jackson both of Elyria; brothers, Reverend Duncan (Bridgit) Jackson of Delran, New Jersey, Anthony Jackson Sr., of Elyria, DeWayne (Esther) Jackson and Keith Jackson Sr., both of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Eunice Jackson; father, Robert Gautier; and brother, Neil Jackson.
Friends may call Saturday, October 5, 2013, 10 A.M., until time of service at 12 Noon, in the New St. Peter C.O.G.I.C, 3301 South Broadway, Lorain, where Elder Edward Jones Jr. will officiate.
Arrangements entrusted to Carter Funeral Homes, Inc., 127 West Bridge Street, Elyria, (440) 322-7788.