Phillip Jackson dedicated his life to providing opportunities and improving the quality of life for others. His life was a true testament to what is possible with hard work, perseverance and dedication to a cause. After a battle with cancer, Mr. Jackson moved into the ancestral realm on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 5:30 pm. surrounded by family and friends at Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, IL. He is survived by four sisters and a host of family and friends.
Phillip Jackson was born into and resided in public housing in Chicago. Mr. Jackson attended 11 Chicago public schools with varying levels of success. He graduated from Roosevelt University with honors with a degree in Philosophy and studied education at National College of Education.