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.


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