C. Gordon Jackson Sr., Air Force veteran

September 27, 2021

C. Gordon Jackson Sr. of Felton passed away Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021, after a long battle with a long-term illness.

He is preceded in death by his wife Sally; parents Leroy and Dorothea; sister Pauline; brother Harry; sister Kiki; and brother Leo.

He is survived by his sister Rita; daughter Elizabeth; son Gordon Jr.; grandchildren Jimmy, Andy, Alisha and Jon; and great-grandchildren Taylor, Hailey, Josh, Little Taylor, James, Julian, Carter and Luca; and several nieces and nephews.

Gordon was a Vietnam veteran and retired from the Air Force Reserves in 2003. He spent over 40 years serving his country.

He enjoyed fishing, watching sports, especially his Baltimore Ravens and the time he was able to spend with his family.

Most of all, Gordon enjoyed entertaining us all with his music, which he shared with all of us. He will be remembered for his amazing talent.

Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 30, at the Funeral Home of Michael J. Ambruso, 1175 S. State St., Dover, where a visitation will be offered from 10 a.m. until service time. Condolences may be shared via

In lieu of flowers, make donations to The American Cancer Society,

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