On Tuesday, the 28th day of July 2020, Patsy Eugene Jackson left this world for her heavenly home with the Lord. Mrs. Patsy passed away at Longview Hill Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at the age of 88. She was born on the 3rd day of November 1931, in Anderson County, to parents Oscar Eugene Hatfield and Leona Allen Hatfield.
Mrs. Patsy graduated from Cayuga High School and Nixon Business College. She worked for Palestine High School as the principal’s secretary for 40 years, before her retirement. During her life, she enjoyed traveling all over the United States with her husband Charles and grandkids. She loved to scrapbook and cook for her family. Mrs. Patsy was a faithful Christian and active member of Friendship Baptist Church.
She is preceded in death by her parents Oscar and Leona Hatfield; husband, Charles Vernon Jackson; sister, R. V. Fitzgerald; and brothers, George Hatfield, Paul Hatfield and Carl Hatfield.
Mrs. Patsy leaves behind her daughter, Sherrie Jones of Longview; sister, Joan Barker of Jacksonville; grandchildren, Lacey Jones of Plano and Chris Jones of Palestine.
A funeral service to celebrate Mrs. Patsy’s life is to be conducted at three o’clock in the afternoon, on Sunday, the 2nd day of August 2020 at Friendship Baptist Church with Rev. Lynn Stroud, Bro. Mike Biggers and Bro. Jerry Horine officiating. Interment will follow in Rock Church Cemetery in Blackfoot.
Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family one hour prior to the start of the service.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Doug Lightfoot, Spencer Lightfoot, Chris Jones, Tim Lightfoot, David Pierce and Steve Jones.
In lieu of customary remembrances, memorial contributions in Mrs. Patsy Jackson’s memory can be directed towards Friendship Baptist Church, 7220 FM 860, Montalba, Texas 75853 or The Alzheimer’s Association, Dallas & Northeast Texas Chapter Office, 3001 Knox Street, Ste 200, Dallas, TX 75205
Due to the present Covid-19 danger, facemasks are required for the visitation and funeral service.
Funeral services for Patsy Eugene Jackson are in care of Rhone Funeral Home, 3900 S. State Highway 19, Palestine, Texas.
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