Jane Mary Rossington Chason

October 17, 1953September 7, 2018
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Jane Mary Rossington Chason, age 64, passed away unexpectedly with her loving family surrounding her on September 7, 2018. Jane was born on October 17, 1953 in Jacksonville, FL. She is preceded in death by her parents John Robert Rossington and Margaret Berneice McGraw Rossington. Jane is survived by her loving husband, Russell William Chason “Rusty”; daughters, Jennifer Jayne Everett and Heather Margaret Gidcumb; grandsons, Bradley Chason Gidcumb “Chase” and Cole Michael Gidcumb; granddaughters. Aniston Jane Everett and Chloe Ann Gidcumb; sisters, Carole Diane Coleman (Ronald) and Nancy Rossington Riggs; brother, Gary Robert Rossington (Dale Krantz); sister-in-law, Rebecca Westberry (Lamar); cousin, Patsy Lutton (J.D.); four nephews; three nieces; six great nephews; four great nieces; one great-great nephew; and several lifelong friends. Jane was a very loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. She loved angels. You could find an angel in every corner of her house and all around the yard. She loved taking care of all of the plants and flowers in her yard. Jane and Rusty owned a successful construction company together for over 35 years. She was a member of St. Matthews Catholic Church and an avid supporter of Catholic Charities. She was a blessing to all who knew her and will be truly missed. A viewing will be held at Hardage-Giddens Riverside Memorial Park and Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 12 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Prayer services will be held on Thursday, September 13 at 11:00 am with burial to follow. You may leave words of comfort and sympathy at . HARDAGE-GIDDENS, RIVERSIDE MEMORIAL PARK and FUNERAL HOME, 7242 Normandy Boulevard is serving the family.


  • Visitation Wednesday, September 12, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, September 13, 2018
  • Committal Service Thursday, September 13, 2018

Jane Mary Rossington Chason

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Randy Deveaux

October 20, 2018

I remember Jane from school (Hyde Park,Lakeshore and Lee)..
So sorry for the loss of Jane to the family and friends. I know she will be missed. 🌷💙
Randy Deveaux Lee Class of 1971

Kathy Ussery

October 10, 2018

Great memories of growing up camping, fishing, baking, early morning rides to school and girl scouts. Ms. Chason was always a great mom and all around excellent person.

Brenda Hunter

September 16, 2018

My heart aches with you. Sending Love and Prayers to All the family and friends. God Bless

Nancy Riggs

September 16, 2018

I will miss you so much my baby sister Jane. All our memories are in my heart forever. I'll be with you in heaven one day. - Na Na.

Haley Puckett

September 16, 2018

I love you💜 You and me always had a “special connection”. We all love and miss you Jane💜 You were such a good great aunt!!!💜

Randy Stevenson

September 15, 2018

From all skynyrd fans Canada wide we pass on our condolences to the rossington chanson families, we are truly sorry for your loss and hope that the coming days will ease your sorrow.

Heather Gidcumb

September 15, 2018

I love and miss you mom

Marlon Veal

September 14, 2018

Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Ernie Aldridge

September 14, 2018

I am so sorry to hear of this great loss. I know that the memory of Mrs. Chason will live on forever in the hearts of the entire family, both immediate, and worldwide. Peace be with all.
from a sad heart in Ontario Canada

Patricia Poole

September 14, 2018

Gary Rossington, So sorry for your loss! You are in my prayers!
Signed Patricia Poole(A Lynyrd Skynyrd fan)