JACKSON, Mrs. Janie - Age 78, passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at Kith Haven. Family hour 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at First Trinity Missionary Baptist Church, 1226 Beach St. with the funeral service at 11 a.m. Interment River Rest Cemetery, G-4413 Flushing Rd. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the church 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Mrs. Jackson will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, and may be viewed from1-8 p.m. Tuesday.
Mrs. Janie Jackson leaves to cherish her memory: 4 daughters, Gloria Jackson (Randy McClelland) of San Francisco, CA, Dorothy (Kenneth) Franklin, Judy Jackson (Anthony Brooks) and Joyce Hall (LeVan Whiteside); 2 sons, Larry (Phyllis) Jackson and Willie Jackson, Jr.; special nieces, Mandy Banister, Rose Lawson, Claudia Abner; special cousins, the Fields and Hicks Families; grandchildren, Ray (Marquise), Darrick (Nafeesa), Kiana, Antoine, Deon Lavelle, Alexsis, Nicole, Briana, LeVan II, Angeline, Marquan, Evelyn, Zakia and Laquan, all of Flint; 15 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters, Elnoria Carson and Mary Lee Howard of Muskegon, MI, Irene Branch of Saginaw, MI; sister-in-law, Annie May Cooper of Jackson, MS; special friends, Jetty Mae, Margret, Della and Dorothy; a host of nieces, nephews, family and special friends.
Mrs. Jackson was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Otelia Cooper; husband, Willie Jackson; 3 sisters, Mary, Mamie and Rosie; 2 brothers, Willie Andrew and Joe Cooper; dear sister-in-law, Gladys Hunter; niece, Willie Earl Hicks and nephew, Mark Hunter.
The family would like to express special thanks to McLaren-Flint, Kith Haven Nursing Home Staff and First Trinity Missionary Baptist Church.