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“Everyone who knew Billy Jackson can derive comfort from memories of his understanding, intellect, and kindness. It was my privilege to be welcomed...Read More »
1 of 26 | Posted by: Rhoda Israelov - Indianapolis, IN

“I have great memories of Mr. Jackson, as it relates to Indian Princesses! Brenda and I have dads to be proud of, moms too!! I remember going on...Read More »
2 of 26 | Posted by: Marisa Johnson Burkhart - IN

“Bill was a wonderful man who I was proud to have in my church and to be able to call my friend. We will certainly miss him at Oakhurst, and we pray...Read More »
3 of 26 | Posted by: Tim Ehrlich - Seminole, FL

“Bev,So sorry for your loss. I worked with Billy for many years and we did some exciting work together. He truly was a great guy to work with and...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Jeff Vicenzi

“Steve and I hold a deep fondness for Dr. Bill. He will be truly missed. It was of most importance to me that even in retirement he continue be...Read More »
5 of 26 | Posted by: Steve and Lynne Pfaff - FL

“I was given the privilege of serving Billy and Bev Jackson as financial planner for many years, and of being welcomed into their homes in...Read More »
6 of 26 | Posted by: Rhoda Israelov - Indianapolis, IN

“Bev and Brenda, Dan and I were very sad to hear the news of Bill's passing. He was such a kind and gentle man. He displayed such a love for you, Bev...Read More »
7 of 26 | Posted by: Jackie Marschall - Clearwater, FL

“I was so very sorry to learn of the passing of Dr. Jackson---I have such respect for the man he was ---smart ,a true gentlemen ,and an amazing...Read More »
8 of 26 | Posted by: Jeannie Woolsey - Danville, IN

“Dear Family, I will always cherish the memories of birding with Bill, and discovering (or re-discovering) wildflowers while on the bird walks. Plus...Read More »
9 of 26 | Posted by: Leslie Warner - Indianapolis

“We have enjoyed being Bill and Bev's next door neighbors for the past 5 years. Bill was a true friend. They came to family functions where our...Read More »
10 of 26 | Posted by: Linda and Smokey Stover

“Brenda & Mrs. Jackson,So sorry for your loss - wanted you to know my thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
11 of 26 | Posted by: Polly Moore - Indianapolis, IN

“I had the distinct honor, and pleasure, to work with Billy Jackson from my 1st day with Eli Lilly to the day he retired. I was always in awe of his...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Christopher Doecke - Indianapolis, IN

“Brenda and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts are with you.Susan Emsweller ”
13 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Brenda and family, I am sorry to hear of your loss.Susan Emsweller ”
14 of 26 | Posted by: A friend

“Brenda & Mrs. Jackson,So sorry for your loss - he will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
15 of 26 | Posted by: Polly Moore - Indianapolis, IN

“Brenda, I was very sad when I heard the news of your Dads passing. I will miss seeing him at Steinmart. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your...Read More »
16 of 26 | Posted by: Candice Pope - Indianapolis, IN

“Bill was truly a gentleman in every sense. He cared deeply for his wife Bev and he was one of the smartest men I have ever known. He contributed so...Read More »
17 of 26 | Posted by: Lori Woolsey Wong - Atlanta, GA

“Bill was one of the few chemists at Lilly without a super-ego. He was dedicated to his job and the success of the company. He gave me a chance to be...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: Milton Zmijewski - Carmel, IN

“My late father-in-law Raymond A. Goodman, as well as my husband Robert (Bob) Goodman, had a much longer friendship with Dr. Jackson and his wife Bev...Read More »
19 of 26 | Posted by: Rose-Marie Goodman - Indianapolis, IN

“To Bev & Family, I am truly sorry to hear of your loss. I have fond memories of your friendship with my parents (Glenn & Lenna Jones, aunt & uncle ...Read More »
20 of 26 | Posted by: Terri Jones - Keller, TX

“Beverly – I'm sorry for your family's loss with the passing of Billy. He was my first boss at Lilly and a good friend too. I had dinner with him in...Read More »
21 of 26 | Posted by: Tom Eckrich - Indianapolis, IN

“Mrs. Jackson and family, my condolences on the loss of a truly great man and a great friend. Among all the PhD's at Lilly, Dr. Jackson was the best...Read More »
22 of 26 | Posted by: Richard Hoying - Plainfield, IN

“Bev, deep heartfelt sympathy for your loss. The void will be there but to be filled with so many wonderful memories. You and Bill were/are loved by...Read More »
23 of 26 | Posted by: Lita James - Brownsburg, IN

“Bev-my deepest sympathies go to you and your family. Bill was a great leader and mentor to so many at Lilly. His legacy will live on for many years....Read More »
24 of 26 | Posted by: Christina Bodurow - Indianapolis, IN

“Brenda and Bev,I was so sad to hear of Bill's passing. He was such a bright light at Oakhurst and a role model of a loving Christian. I will miss his...Read More »
25 of 26 | Posted by: Bob Blain - Seminole Fl

“Dear Jackson Family, There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers - IN

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