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Elizabeth J. Jackson

November 19, 2018
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Obituary for Elizabeth J. Jackson

Elizabeth J. Jackson, 98, passed away at her home, Monday, Nov. 19th, 2018.

She was born near Jenkinsville, South Carolina and was a graduate of the White Hall School System. She had been a resident of Morristown, NJ since 1945. With perseverance and hard work, she and her parents were able to purchase the home where she resided until her death.

Soon after settling into her home, she began attending and graduated from Apex School of Beauty Culture. “Betty Jackson” was a well-known beautician in Morristown for over 50 years, having serviced as many as 3 generations from some Morristown families. She retired in 1995 to Greensboro, North Carolina with her late sister, Marie C. Davis.

Betty was an active and devoted member of the A.M.E Church where ever she lived – 1st in South Carolina as a child, later where ever her husband was stationed during World War II, then Morristown, Greensboro, and back to Morristown. She will be remembered for her service on numerous boards and committees, and in various clubs and positions.

Along with Betty’s parents and daughter Audrey, she was predeceased by her siblings, Odell, Lionel, David, Elise and Marie. She was the eldest daughter. Those left to remember her will be her daughter, Sylvia, nieces Martha Lee, Sherry, Lori and Gwyn, nephew Arnold, 14 great nieces and nephews, and a host of great, great nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Alzeheimer’s Disease Research Foundation, the Alzeheimer’s Association, the American Diabetes Association, the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation or the National Black Child Development Institute or the Black charity of your choice.


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Nov

7:00 PM 11/26/2018 7:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 11/26/2018 8:00:00 PM
Rowe Funeral Home

71 Washington Street
Morristown, NJ 07960

Rowe Funeral Home
71 Washington Street Morristown 07960 NJ
United States

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Monday

26

Nov

8:00 PM 11/26/2018 8:00:00 PM
Rowe Funeral Home

71 Washington Street
Morristown, NJ 07960

Rowe Funeral Home
71 Washington Street Morristown 07960 NJ
United States
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