Sherry Jackson Biography


Sherry Jackson is an American former actress. She is currently single.

More about the relationship

Sherry Jackson is unmarried till now. She has been in a number of relationships in her life.

During the early 1960s, she dated actor Troy Donahue.

She also dated Bobby Rydell, Chad Everett, and Rod Lauren in the early 1960s. She had an affair with Ralph Taeger in 1962.

In 1967, Jackson began a relationship with business executive and horse breeder, Fletcher R. Jones. The couple was together for five years.

Their relationship ended on November 7, 1972, when Jones was killed in a plane crash eight miles east of Santa Ynez Airport in Santa Barbara County, California.

Relationship Facts of Sherry Jackson

  • Sherry Jackson is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Sherry Jackson?

Sherry Jackson is an American former actress.

She became popular for her movie roles during the period of the 1950s to 1980s. She is best known for playing the character Jacinta Marto in the movie Trouble Along the Way (1963).

Sherry is also famous for portraying Terry Williams in the TV series The Danny Thomas Show (1953–58). Some of her other popular movies and TV films are The Miracle of Our Lady of Fatima (1952), The Swamp Fox (TV series, 1959), and Bare Knuckles (1977).

Sherry Jackson: Birth, Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

She was born on 15 February 1942, in Wendell, Idaho, USA, as Sherry D. Jackson. Her ethnicity belongs to Caucasians.

She is the daughter of Maurita Kathleen Gilbert (mother) and Curtis Loys Jackson, Sr. (father).

After Curtis passed away in 1948, Maurita married Montgomery Pittman.

She has three brothers, Robert Jackson, Curtis L. Jackson, Jr., and Gary L. Jackson.

After that, she and her family moved from Wendell to Los Angeles, California. Her educational background is unknown.

Sherry Jackson: Professional Life, Career

Sherry Jackson began her career as a child actress at the age of seven. She made her acting debut playing a small role in Fireside Theater (1949). That same year, she appeared in her first feature film, 1949 musical You’re My Everything.

After that, she had roles in several films such as The Breaking Point (1950), Hello God (1951), When I Grow Up (1951), Lorna Doone (1951), The Gene Autry Show (1951), and The Roy Rogers Show (1952). In 1953, she became popular with her role as Carole Williams in Trouble Along the Way.

Sherry is mostly known for her role in Terry Williams in the TV series The Danny Thomas Show. She portrayed the character in the series from 1953 to 1958. Jackson has appeared in numerous movies and TV films in her career.

She had notable roles in Come Next Spring (1956), The Swamp Fox (TV series, 1959), The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (1960), The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1960), and Riverboat (1960).

Sherry has appeared in numerous TV films such as Bringing Up Buddy (1961), The Tall Man (1961), The Twilight Zone (1962), Mr. Novak (1963), and Death Valley Days (1966). In the 1970s, she appeared in several movies and TV series such as Love, American Style (1971), Returning Home (1975), Barbary Coast (1975), Matt Helm (1975), The Streets of San Francisco (1977), Stingray (1978), and Vega$ (1979).

Her last screen appearances were in Charlie’s Angels (1980) and CHiPs (1980). Since then, she has not appeared in any movies.

Sherry Jackson
Caption: Sherry Jackson Early age Photo (Source: Wikimedia Commons )

Net Worth and Salary

As of 2022, this actress’s estimated net worth is $10 million.

As per the sources, an actor receives an average salary of around $19k-$210k per annum.

Sherry Jackson’s Rumors, Controversy

After five months of Fletcher R. Jones’s death, Jackson filed suit against his estate asking for more than $1 million.

She stated that Jones had promised to provide her with at least $25,000 a year for the rest of her life.

However, the litigation proved to be unsuccessful. Many people criticized her for filing a suit against her former partner.

Body Measurement: Height, Weight

Sherry Jackson is 1.63 meters or 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs of 60 kg. Her body size is 36-24-36 inches.

Her dress size is 6 (US) and her shoe size is 7 (US). She has dark brown eyes and dark brown hair.

Social Media Profiles

Sherry is not active on any social media such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.


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