Robert Lee Jackson departed this life on Saturday, April 23, 2011 at Easton Memorial Hospital surrounded by his loved ones. Robert was born on March 19, 1941 to the late Alphonzo Jackson and Florida Mae Ross Jackson. He was educated in the Duvall Co. School System in Jacksonville, FL. He was a member of Word of Life Family Ministries in Federalsburg, MD. Robert enjoyed spiritual music, preaching and testifying about how good God had been to him. He held down many jobs but his love was driving truck. He would say I hammered down. He leaves to cherish his memory, a devoted and caring wife, Betty; children, Robert Jackson and Sterling Anderson (both of Preston), Brian and John Anderson (PA), Robert and Nathaniel Jackson (FL); 13 grandchildren; siblings, Pastor Willie Jackson (betty), Alphonso Jackson (Beatrice), Alvin Ross (Carla), Dewayne Ross (Shari) and Lucretia Wilson (Robert); a brother in-law, Walter Pruitt and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Preceded in death by his mother and father, Alphonzo Jackson, Florida Ross, a stepfather, Alvin Ross, sister, Irene Liebert and brother, Leroy Whitesprings. Funeral services will be held on Monday, May 2, 2011 12 noon at Union United Methodist Church 301 N. Main St Federalsburg, MD with a viewing one hour prior to service.