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Jesse Luther Jackson, III, American pastor. Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1979. Recipient Hudgin's award Tennessee Baptist Convention, Brentwood, 1981, Eagle award Southern Baptist Sunday School Board, Nashville, 1985, Top Ten in Evangelism Baptist General Association Virginia, Richmond, 1988-1993.

Background

III, Jesse Luther Jackson, was born on January 15, 1947 in Kinston, North Carolina, United States. Son of Jesse Luther Junior and Iris Elizabeth (Cauley) J.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering, North Carolina State University, 1968. Mechanical and Materials Engineering, University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1976. Master of Divinity, Mid-American Baptist Theological Seminary, Memphis, 1979.

Career

Senior system engineer Garrett AiResearch, Torrance, California, 1968-1976. Seminary assistant Bellevue Baptist Church, Memphis, 1976-1979. Senior pastor Williston (Tennessee) Baptist Church, 1979-1982, Marble City Baptist Church, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1982-1987, Westwood Hill Baptist Church, Virginia Beach, Virginia, from 1987.

President Fayette County Pastors' Conference, Somerville, Tennessee, 1981-1982. Teacher, trainer Evangelism Explosion International, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, since 1987.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1979.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, personal computers.

Connections

Married Carol Ann Vest, August 24, 1968. Children: Jesse Luther IV, James Joshua.

father:
Jesse Luther J. Junior

mother:
Iris Elizabeth (Cauley) J.

spouse:
Carol Ann Vest

child:
Jesse Luther IV III

child:
James Joshua III