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Minister

James Wesley Jackson, American minister. With United States Air Force, 1972-1981. Member American Guild English Handbell Ringers, Singing Men of Texas, Southern Baptist Church Music Conference, American Choral Directors Association, Hymn Society United States and Canada, Alpha Chi.

Background

Jackson, James Wesley was born on August 18, 1952 in Ennis, Texas, United States. Son of Wesley Pearson and Ollie Dean (Searcy) Jackson.

Education

Bachelor of Music, University Mary Hardin-Baylor, 1988. Master of Music, Baylor University, 1989.

Career

Minister music, Fairway Baptist Church, Wichita Falls, Texas, 1973-1974;minister music, Bellevue Baptist Church, Colorado Springs, Colorado, 1981-1982;minister music, education, coordinator deaf work, Memorial Baptist Church, Killeen, Texas, 1983-1988;interim minister music, First Baptist Church, Waco, Texas, 1988-1989;minister music, First Baptist Church, Uvalde, Texas, since 1989. Vocal supervisor United States Air Force Academy Band, 1975-1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Composer, arranger more than 150 songs, poems, since 1981. Author poetry public several deaf periodicals, articles in church music periodicals.

Membership

With United States Air Force, 1972-1981. Member American Guild English Handbell Ringers, Singing Men of Texas, Southern Baptist Church Music Conference, American Choral Directors Association, Hymn Society United States and Canada, Alpha Chi.

Connections

Married Mary Deane Tolar, June 22, 1973. Children: Laura Elizabeth, James Thomas.

father:
Wesley Pearson Jackson

mother:
Ollie Dean (Searcy) Jackson

spouse:
Mary Deane Tolar

child:
Laura Elizabeth Jackson

child:
James Thomas Jackson