Devan Whisper Jackson, 21, of Cherokee, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, July 1, 2017.
He enjoyed fishing, basketball, soccer, listening to music, spending time outdoors, and being with his friends and family.
Devan is survived by his mother, Marsha Jackson; two sisters, Shayla and Kaleigh Jackson; one nephew, Amias McLaurin; maternal grandmother, Brenda (Walt) French; maternal grandfather, John Grant; paternal grandmother, Sarah Bradley; 11 uncles, three aunts, as well as numerous great aunts, uncles and cousins.
He is preceded in death by his father, Dennie Jackson; and paternal grandfather, William Jackson.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 8 at 2pm in the chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with the Rev. Scott Carter officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
The family asks that only house plants be sent in memoriam.
Appalachian Funeral Services has been entrusted with all arrangements.