first_img By Jaine Treadwell “Bill purchased a General Motors franchise in Troy in 1989 and quickly became a leader in the business community and in civic organizations,” Lunsford said. “Bill was dedicated to Troy and a strong supporter of education and served on the local board of education.”Lunsford said, while Jackson served his community, he continued to work diligently to grow his franchise and was very successful at doing so. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Published 8:46 pm Tuesday, September 22, 2020 Sponsored Content Email the author Latest Stories Print Article “I read where Bill operated General Motors franchises through five recessions and received many industry awards,” Lunsford said. “Those two factors are an indication of the kind of business man Bill Jackson was. We have lost an outstanding member of our community. His contributions were well known and greatly appreciated.” Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Skip Longtime Troy businessman William “Bill” Jackson died at his home on Sunday, September 20, 2020, following an extended illness. Jackson was 81. Jackson was not a native of Troy but no one would have ever known, said Jimmy Lunsford, Pike County Economic Development, Corp. You Might Like United Appeal plans ‘cool’ fundraiser for Saturday The Pike County United Appeal will be the recipient of the support and generosity of 2 Brothers Frozen Treats. The… read more State Rep. Wes Allen said Jackson was a great friend and a great American. “Bill loved Pike County and he leaves a great legacy,” Allen said.  Hen is survived by his wife, Jean, and sons, James William Jackson, Jr. and his wife, Jana of Troy and Keith Jackson and his wife, Tricia, of Homewood. Jackson has four grandchildren. Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel By The Penny Hoarder Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Troy mourns loss of business leader Book Nook to reopen Plans underway for historic Pike County celebrationlast_img read more