Alexander Conway Jackson, 58, of Ninety Six, SC, formerly of Savannah, GA, died Saturday, April 10, 2021 at Hospice and Palliative Care of the Piedmont in Greenwood, SC. He was born in Jacksonville, FL, son of Lynne Alexia Jansen and Ronald Conway Jackson.
A graduate of Florida State University, Alexander was employed in international affairs with the United States government and other private sectors. He enjoyed the outdoors and spending time on the water, whether it was fishing or boating. An enthusiastic sports fan, Alexander could often be found watching NCAA football and cheering on the Atlanta Braves. He was a member of Hendricks Avenue Baptist Church in Jacksonville, FL. Alexander will be fondly remembered for his fun-loving personality and will be dearly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.
He is survived by his children, Reid Jackson and Lauren Jackson, both of California; his mother, Lynne, of Ninety Six, SC, formerly of Savannah, GA; his father, Ronald, of Nevada, formerly of New Orleans, LA; a brother, Scott Jackson (Jenny) of Abbeville County, SC; and a nephew, Thomas Jackson (Katy) and niece, Ellen Byrd (Benjamin), all of Greenville, SC.
A private family service to celebrate Alexander’s life was held Saturday at Woodfields Baptist Church in Greenwood, SC.
The family extends their heartfelt appreciation to the staff of Hospice and Palliative Care of the Piedmont. Their loving care and compassion during Alexander’s final days were a comfort to his family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions, in memory of Alexander, may be sent to Hospice and Palliative Care of the Piedmont, 408 W. Alexander Ave., Greenwood, SC 29646.
A message of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.harrisfuneral.com.
Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Abbeville is assisting the Jackson family.