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Theodore M. 'Ted' Jackson

Theodore M. 'Ted' Jackson

Theodore M. "Ted" Jackson, a retired Crown Central Petroleum Corp. vice president and chief financial officer who enjoyed singing, died July 21 of acute respiratory failure and complications of pneumonia at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center. The longtime Glen Arm resident was 87.

The son of Robert Jackson, a chief engineer for Lykes Brothers Steamship Co. who was lost at sea in 1942, and Mary Louise Walter Jackson, a homemaker, Theodore Marshall Jackson was born and raised in Beaumont, Texas.

After graduating in 1945 from Beaumont High School, he earned an associate's degree from Lanier Junior College in Beaumont and a business degree in 1951 from the University...