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Edward D. Jackson

February 19, 2014 by Phil Major

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Died: 
Friday, February 14, 2014
Funeral: 
Friday, February 28, 2014 - 14:00
Location: 
Doss Heritage and Culture Center, 1400 Texas Drive, Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
The family suggests donations to the Doss Center
Funeral Home: 
Winscott Road Funeral Home Benbrook, 817-249-1177

Edward D. Jackson, 80, died at his Annetta home Feb. 14, 2014.
Memorial service is set for 2 p.m., Friday, Feb. 28 at the Doss Heritage and Culture Center, 1400 Texas Drive, Weatherford.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the Doss Center.
Jackson was an award-winning architect, a partner in Jackson & Ayers in Fort Worth, and later retired from Hahnfeld Hoffer Stanford. His projects include many notable structures in Fort Worth and Weatherford.
A longtime member of Grace First Presbyterian Church in Weatherford, he made his home in Annetta in Parker County.
He was a graduate of Amarillo High School and Rice University and was a tremendous natural athlete, Southwest Conference discus champion, competitive diver in high school, and a round robin tennis player with a wicked serve.
Survivors include his wife, Susan; brother, Lawrence W. Jackson and wife, Joan; daughter, Betty Caveny and husband, Jim; daughter, Anne Mullins and husband, Marty; grandchildren, Holly Watson, Dana Jackson, Stewart Jackson, Jamie Watson, and Nadia DeKoch; five great-grandchildren; numerous extended family members; and countless professional colleagues.

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Sports Calendar

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

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