Ed Jackson started his career at the Southern Supply Company, where he worked for seven years. He worked as a salesman for the Tennant Company for three decades. With his wife, he co-owns Southern Comfort Coach, Snappy Tomato Pizza and Marilyn Jackson’s Gifts, three small businesses based in Jackson, Tennessee. Since 2014, Jackson has served as a Republican member of the Tennessee Senate District 27, encompassing parts of Madison County, Crockett County, Dyer County, Lake County and Lauderdale County.
Senator Jackson and his wife Marilyn celebrate 45 years of marriage.