The Raleigh Fire Department family is mourning the passing of Senior Firefighter Michael D. Jackson, 47, who passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, due to complications from a kidney procedure.
He’s pictured in an RFD portrait from 2012, along with scene shots and candid photos by Mike Legeros.
He recently celebrated his 20th anniversary with the city, having joined the Raleigh Fire Department on September 10, 2001. He was currently assigned to Ladder 20 on C-shift.
Michael’s funeral service will be held on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. at Aversboro Road Baptist Church, 1600 Aversboro Rd. Garner. Burial will follow at Montlawn Memorial Park, 2911 S. Wilmington St. Raleigh.
The family will receive friends on Monday, September 27, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, 1200 Benson Road, Garner.