Wayne Jackson Memorial Service

A memorial service for Wayne Jackson will be streamed live at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 19, 2020.

The memorial service for Wayne Jackson has been postponed due to the immediate impact of COVID-19.


Boyd Wayne Jackson was born in Old Hickory, Tennessee on August 29, 1937. He passed from this life at his home in Jackson, Tennessee on December 2, 2020.

Wayne was preceded in death by his parents: Harry and Rubye Jackson of Goodlettsville, Tennessee.

He is survived by wife of 59 years, Betty Jackson, and their children: Joy Jensen and her husband George, Jared Jackson and his wife Sandy, and Jason Jackson and his wife Jill. Wayne and Betty also have nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Wayne is also survived by his sisters: Diane Moore and Janie Craun.

Wayne Jackson preached for the East Main church of Christ in Stockton, California for 56 years, from 1961 to 2017. In 1965, he founded the Christian Courier, a monthly journal of biblical studies. Over the course of his tenure, he wrote more than 3,000 articles, 43 books, and engaged in 21 public debates. In 2017, Wayne and Betty moved to Jackson, Tennessee, and they have been faithful members of the North Jackson church of Christ.


The memorial service for Wayne Jackson has been postponed due to the immediate impact of COVID-19.

A visitation and memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 19, 2020 at the North Jackson Church of Christ in Jackson, Tennessee. The church building is located at 2780 Hwy 45 Bypass, Jackson, TN, 38305. The visitation will be at 11:00 a.m. The memorial service will begin at 1:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests gifts be made in memory of Wayne Jackson to honor his life’s work with the Christian Courier.

Christian Courier
P.O. Box 11746
Jackson, TN 38308


Due to the current COVID-19 limitations, we are asking all who attend to review and adhere to the guidelines below for public assemblies from the North Jackson Church of Christ. The visitation will be limited because of these guidelines.

Please see: Public Assembly Guidelines for COVID-19


Contact Info

2780 Highway 45 Bypass
Jackson, Tennessee 38305

Office: (731) 664-7811
Fax: (731) 664-7811

Information Hotline: (731) 660-9000

Office Hours (M-F)
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Worship Times

The schedule below lists our regular meeting times. However, PLEASE SEE TEMPORARY WORSHIP SCHEDULE DUE TO COVID 19.

Morning Bible Study:  9:00 am – 9:45 am
Morning Worship:  10:00 am – 11:00 am
Evening Worship:  6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Devotional and Bible Study:  7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

For directions to our location, click here.


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