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George A. Smith & Sons Funeral Home

1544 South Highland, Jackson, TN

OBITUARY

Willie Faye Jackson

May 4, 1940January 27, 2020

Mrs. Willie Faye Jackson, 79 of Jackson passed away on January 27, 2020 at her home surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday January 30, 2020 at 10:00 am in the South Chapel of George A. Smith and Sons with burial to follow in Highland Memorial Gardens. Dr. Bill Sims will officiate the service.

Mrs. Jackson was born on May 4, 1940 in Sweetlips, TN to the late Lonzo and Fannie Katherine Banks. She was a supervisor at Tabuchi Electric Company and a member of the First Baptist Church in Bemis for many years. She was a devoted and loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years Bill Jackson, 2 Sons; William "Eric" Jackson (Venida), Mickey Lee Jackson (Denise) and "Mamaw" to 3 grandchildren; Olivia Jackson, Brett Jackson (Ashlynn), Chance Jackson, and 4 great grandchildren; Connor, Kinlee, Katie, and Lea Lea Jackson. She also leaves behind 1 brother; Roy Banks (June).

Other than her parents she was also preceded in death by 2 sisters; Mary Lee Banks Flatt, Dorothy Marie Banks Arp and 3 brothers; Woody Banks, J.R. Banks, and Larry Banks.

Pallbearers to serve are; Jimmy Roe, Jeremy Roe, Steve Chipman, Kenneth Wade, Pete Nanney, Dan Paschall, Wendell Guthrie and Bobby Guthrie.

The family will receive friends at the South Chapel of George A. Smith and Sons on Wednesday January 29, 2020 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm.

  • FAMILY

  • She is survived by her husband of 63 years Bill Jackson, 2 Sons; William "Eric" Jackson (Venida), Mickey Lee Jackson (Denise) and "Mamaw" to 3 grandchildren; Olivia Jackson, Brett Jackson (Ashlynn), Chance Jackson, and 4 great grandchildren; Connor, Kinlee, Katie, and Lea Lea Jackson. She also leaves behind 1 brother; Roy Banks (June).
    She is survived by her husband of 63 years Bill Jackson, 2 Sons; William "Eric" Jackson (Venida), Mickey Lee Jackson (Denise) and "Mamaw" to 3 grandchildren; Olivia Jackson, Brett Jackson (Ashlynn), Chance Jackson, and 4 great grandchildren; Connor, Kinlee, Katie, and Lea Lea Jackson. She also leaves behind 1 brother; Roy Banks (June).

Services

  • Visitation with Friends and Loved Ones Wednesday, January 29, 2020
  • Funeral Service Thursday, January 30, 2020

Memories

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D Wallace

January 30, 2020

I remember being in the first group with Faye hired to work at Tabuchi. She was always a sweet lady and so funny. Praying God's comfort as only He can give for your family.

Bobcat & Pam Thomas

January 29, 2020

Dear Mr Bill, Eric, Mickey and family,
We are so sorry to hear of Miss Faye's passing. She was a true
gracious lady and will be missed.
We know she will Rest In Peace with our Lord.

Debbie Pickett

January 28, 2020

Aunt Faye was a loving caring and fun lady always enjoyed our conversations talking about family and her children and grandchildren that she loved so much. I will miss our conversations and her always calling on my birthday!!! Love you and will truly miss you Aunt Faye.
Debbie 😢❤️❤️🙏

Glendale and Ann Baggett

January 28, 2020

Sending prayers for all of you

Randy Flanagan

January 28, 2020

DEAR BILL, ERIC, MICKEY AND ALL THE FAMILY :

SO VERY SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT FAYE PASSING. I PRAY YOU ALL WILL FIND STRENGTH IN THE LORD ALONG WITH THE COMFORT OF GOOD MEMORIES. I HAVE MANY GOOD MEMORIES FROM BACK IN THE DAY WHEN WE WERE NEIGHBORS.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY