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Artensia Belle Ward Jackson
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Birth: Jan. 14, 1932
Death: Nov. 1, 2012

WIFE OF WILLIE F. JACKSON, SR
(PFC US ARMY)

Mrs. Artensia Belle Jackson, 80, peacefully went home to be with the Lord on November 1, 2012, at Methodist University Hospital. Mother Jackson was born in Millington, TN to the late Leslie and Oddie Ward. Mother Jackson was a faithful member of the New Mt. Olive COGIC for over 50 years and served as the Church Mother. She was preceded in death by her brother, Joe W. Ward; husband, Willie F. Jackson, Sr.; son, Melvin L. Jackson, and daughter Deborah D. Nunley. She is survived by her loving children , Patricia A. Fowler and Willie F. Jackson, Jr. (Amelia); sisters Catherine Sykes, Rosella Ward, and Louise Ward; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother-in-law and two sister-in-laws; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday November 7, at M. J. Edwards Funeral Home-Stage Chapel. Home going services will be at 12 p.m. on Thursday November 8 at the Holy City COGIC, 3208 James Road. Interment will follow at Memphis National Cemetery-Jackson Ave. M.J. Edwards Funeral Home (Published in The Commercial Appeal on November 5, 2012) 
 
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 Parents:
  Leslie Ward (1913 - 2002)
  Oddie M. Ward (1912 - 1997)
 
 Spouse:
  Willie Frank Jackson (1930 - 1991)
 
 Children:
  Deborah Denise Jackson-Nunley (1962 - 1993)*
 
 Sibling:
  Artensia Belle Ward Jackson (1932 - 2012)
  Joe Willie Ward (1933 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memphis National Cemetery
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: SECTION M SITE 1933
 
Created by: Carole McCaig
Record added: Nov 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100189477
Artensia Belle <i>Ward</i> Jackson
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