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Fannie Lou Jackson
February 8, 1927 ~ November 2, 2023 (age 96) 96 Years Old
Fannie Lou Jackson was born on February 8, 1927 in Faunsdale, Alabama. She was known for her loving nature, kind heart, and adventurous spirit. On May 30, 1946 in Union Town Pennsylvania, Fannie married William Albert Jackson. This union brought about much love, fond memories and continued for over 58 years. Fannie left this life to enter her Eternal Life on November 2, 2023, at the age of 96.
Fannie’s love for learning was evident from a young age. She was a devoted student, a member of the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and went on to earn a master’s degree in education. She then channeled her passion for learning into a successful 20-year career as a teacher, where she touched the lives of countless students with her wisdom, patience and understanding. Fannie’s commitment to education left a lasting impact on all who had the privilege of being her students. Her legacy as a teacher will continue to inspire future generations.
In addition to her professional achievements, Fannie was a woman of diverse interests. She found joy in the simple pleasures of life such as reading, cooking and traveling. Her adventurous spirit led her to explore various parts of the world, each journey enriching her life with new experiences and perspectives. Fannie also had a deep appreciation for music. She found solace in soothing rhythms of Jazz, R&B, and the Blues. Her love for music was infectious, often setting the tone for family gatherings and celebrations.
Fannie’s life was a testament to her loving nature and kind heart. She faced every challenge with grace and courage, treating every triumph with humility. Fannie’s essence was a beacon of inspiration to all who knew her, encouraging them to embrace life with open arms and an open heart.
Fannie is survived by her sons James Avery Jackson and Morris Anthony Jackson. She was a proud grandmother to 7 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren. Her family were the center of her world and she was the heart of theirs. Fannie’s love for her family was boundless and she often expressed it through her delicious home-cooked meals and her unwavering support for their endeavors. Her presence will be deeply missed but her love will continue to live on in the hearts of her family.
Wednesday December 6, 2023 11:00 AM Riverside National Cemetery 22495 Van Buren Blvd Riverside, CA 92518