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Robert "Bob" Jackson

May 22, 1950 — March 20, 2021

Robert Scott Jackson, 70 of Paragould, “Took His Heavenly Flight” on Saturday, March 20, 2021, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Bob was a Banker for many years, an avid commercial pilot, well known cake designer, and currently CFO of four Paragould Corporations. Bob graduated from Arkansas State University and received his Masters Degree from LSU.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Major Buren Jackson ASP and wife Ruth Sheffield Jackson and his beloved Dachshund Jelly.

Survivors include his wife, Peggy Collier Jackson of the home; sons David C. (Faith) Pigue, Ron (Penny) Pigue, of Paragould and Robert “Rob” Scott (Keilyn) Jackson of Virginia; special adopted daughter, Judith Taylor Wheelis; sister, Carolyn (Ron) Hames of Houston, Tx. Brothers-in-law, Dr. Jon (Ranae) Collier and Mack (Patricia) Toombs.
Grandchildren, Andrew, Alexander, Ashton, Clint and Eric Pigue and Ty Garner, Ashley Inman, Jeilyn, Charlie and Caleb Jackson. Great grandchildren, Victoria Brook Pigue, Chloe Grace Pigue and Skylynn Inman.

Pallbearers will be grandchildren, Andrew, Alexander, Ashton, Clint, Eric Pigue and Ty Garner
Visitation will be Thursday from 11:00-1:00 at Heath Funeral Home. Memorial service will follow in the Heath Chapel with Dr. Barry Anderson officiating..

Memorials may be sent to Arkansas Methodist Medical Center Foundation or the 1st Presbyterian Church of Paragould, c/o Bill Fisher, P.O. Box 215 Paragould, AR 72450.

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Thursday, March 25, 2021

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