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Grant D. “Buck” Jackson, age 78 of Upper St. Clair, PA died Tuesday, February 2, 2021. Retired professional baseball player and pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates, was born in Fostoria, Ohio on September 28, 1942 and is the son of the late Joseph and Luella Jackson.
Buck is survived by his beloved wife Milagro “Millie” Jackson; children, Debra (Carlos) Edwards, Yolanda (Richard) Belli and Grant D. Jackson, Jr.; sisters, Linda Anderson, Joan Pinskey and Charlotte Gilbert; grandchildren, Antoine and Daesha Jackson, Carlos (Nautica) Edwards, Jr., Haley and Ty Edwards, Amber, Alexander and Cheyenne Belli, Tre and Navi Jackson; also 2 great-grandchildren.
A private service will be held for the immediate family. Friends are welcome on Saturday, February 6, 2021 from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm at Pittsburgh Cremation & Funeral Care, 3287 Washington Road, McMurray, PA 15317, (724) 260-5546. Due to COVID 19 restrictions the number of guests permitted in the building at one time is limited, masks and social distancing are required.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospitals, www.stjude.org or (800) 478-5833. Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at www.PittsburghCremation.com.