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Funeral set for William Jackson at St. Phillip Monumental AME Church

William "Bill" Jackson William "Bill" Jackson
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Family, friends and loved ones will say their last goodbye to a well-known community leader and educator.

William "Bill" Benjamin Jackson, passed away on Aug. 25. He has a long list of accomplishments including serving in the US Navy, marching with Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, being a lifelong member of the NAACP, and, most notably, his decades of service and leadership in the Savannah-Chatham County Public School System.

Funeral services begin at noon on Wednesday at St. Philip Monumental AME church on Jefferson Street.

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