New Marker Placed to Honor M.D. Anderson
7 Eyewitness News Staff
JACKSON, Tenn.- A new marker has arrived in downtown Jackson and honors a prominent businessman from the Hub City.
The new marker is now located between the Federal Building and the Federal Courthouse on South Highland at Baltimore Street.
It honors M.D. Anderson, a successful businessman and philanthropist from Jackson.
Crews were out with cranes this afternoon placing the 11-foot marker in its new home.
Officials said a 9-foot monolith has been ordered and expect it to arrive sometime in December of January.