2008-02-28 / Obituaries


Bessie Jackson, 94, of Rockville died Feb. 24, 2008 at her residence.

She was born May 6, 1913. She was a member of Mt. Olive No. I Baptist Church of Rockville where she was in the Missionary Society.

Survivors include one son, Jerry (Arlie) Taylor, Jackson; one daughter, Reola (Rev. Peter) Rocker, Choctaw Bluff; an adopted daughter, Linda Robinson, Walker Springs; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Frankie Lee Jackson and Carl Jackson.

The service will be Feb. 29 at 12 p.m. at the Mt. Olive No. I Baptist Church of Rockville with Rev. Kevin Jackson to officiate. Burial will be in the Mt. Olive No. I Cemetery. Jackson Funeral Home of Jackson will direct.

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