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Bobby L. Jackson

Bobby L. Jackson, American financial corporate executive. Certified Public Accountant, Florida; certified associate in risk management, Insurance Institute American.


  • Jackson, Bobby L. was born on January 15, 1930 in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. Son of Walter Drew and Vernie Belle (Knowles) Jackson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Business Management, Jones College, Jacksonville, 1959. Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Jacksonville University, 1974. Master of Business Administration, University Northern Florida, 1978.


    • Assistant credit accounting supervisor Standard Oil of Kentucky, Jacksonville, 1951-1955. Staff accountant Humphreys Mining Company, 1955-1962. Business manager Massey Technology Institute, 1962-1963.

      Chief accountant Jacksonville Shipyards Inc., subsidiary Fruehauf, 1963-1964, corporation controller, 1964-1989. With Jacksonville Shipyards, Inc. subsidiary Terex Corporation, since 1989.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Florida. Certified associate in risk management, Insurance Institute American.


    Government is ordained by God to reward good and to punish evil.

    Party affiliation: Democrat


    God gives us the Holy Spirit, and when we respond, there is no limit to what the grace of God is able to do in a human life.

    Denomination: Baptist


    Responsibility for parenting is to encourage social, economic, and religious efforts to maintain and strengthen relationships within families in order that every member may be assisted toward complete personhood.


    Member Republican Executive Committee, Jacksonville, 1970-1973. Served to corporal United States Army, 1947-1948, 1950-1951. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Risk and Insurance Management Society (director Jacksonville/Northern Florida chapter 1980-1985.

    President 1981nat. society director 1980-1985), National Association Accountants (chapter president 1968-1969, Most Valued Member award 1963-1965, Manuscript award 1978). Lodges: Woodmen of World (Florida state president 1969-1971).



    Genealogy research, photography, golf.


    • Married Martha Lydia Whiddon, December 23, 1950. Children: Debra Lee Danyus, Murray Steven.
    • father: Walter Drew Jackson
    • mother: Vernie Belle (Knowles) Jackson
    • spouse: Martha Lydia Whiddon
    • children: Debra Lee Danyus Jackson
    • Murray Steven Jackson
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    Born January 15, 1930
    • 1959
      Jones College
    • 1974
      Jacksonville University
    • 1978
      University No. Florida
    • 1951 - 1955
      Assistant, credit accounting supervisor Standard Oil of Kentucky
      Jacksonville, Florida, United States
    • 1955 - 1962
      staff accountant, Humphreys Mining Company
    • 1962 - 1963
      business manager, Massey Technology Institute
    • 1963 - 1964
      chief accountant, Jacksonville Shipyards Incorporated
    • 1989
      with Jacksonville Shipyards
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