James G. Jackman, 59, died peacefully at home on Saturday, January 2, 2021 surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Beverly P. (Cowie) Jackman for 31 years. Son of the late James R. and Claire F. (O'Rourke) Jackman, he was born in Boston and raised in Stoughton. Jim was a graduate of Stoughton High School, Class of 1979. He served in the U.S. Air Force for 3 years and was an Airman 1st Class. He resided in Stoughton and Brockton his entire life. He was a sales engineer at Colmar Belting in South Boston for the past 20 years. Jim was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Council 200 in Stoughton and the French Club in Brockton. He was an avid golfer and a longtime Patriots season ticket holder but his greatest joy was spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, Jim is survived by his children, Matthew J. Beilman and his wife Elizabeth of Brockton and Koren M. Jackman and her husband Eric Williams of Stoughton. He was the proud "Papa" of Seamus Meaney, Thomas Meaney, Ellie Beilman, Maddison Beilman, Emel Bertrand and Kyla Williams. He was the brother of Gregg Jackman and his wife Lori of Stoughton, Gary Jackman and his wife Geraldine of Sandy Hook, CT, Michael Jackman of Canton, Sean Jackman and his wife Nicole of Dartmouth, Sheila Campbell and her husband Larry of Stoughton and Erin D'Amadio and her husband Rob of Plainville. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, aunts and cousins.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, funeral services private. Interment will take place at Evergreen Cemetery, Stoughton. Donations in Jim's name may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Road, Waltham, MA 02452.