Jackie Register(1949-2012)

Bro. Jackie Register, 63 of Graceville went home to his Lord and Savior on Monday, Nov. 12, 2012. Bro. Jackie was born in Holmes County, on May 9, 1949. A graduate of Poplar Springs High School, Class of 1967 and a graduate of Florida Baptist Theological College (now known as BCF), Class of 1998. He was a former pastor of Rocky Creek Baptist Church, Ariton Baptist Church, Piney Grove Baptist Church and Malone First Baptist Church. Bro. Jackie was also a Chaplain with Covenant Hospice of Marianna. He was a supporter of Heavens Way Biker Church. A loving son, husband, father, grandfather, brother, nephew and friend, who will be truly missed by all.
Preceded in death by his father, Lloyd Register.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 41 years, Linda Allen Register; mother, Bonnie Ceil Register; children, Susan Kerr (Rick), and Chris Register (Shonda) all of Graceville; siblings, Mary Lou Johnston (John), Slocomb, Ala., Betty Sue Taylor (Ken), Panama City, Myrle Worley (Dale), Graceville, Gerald Register (Janice), Graceville, Allen Register (Mary Ann), Chipley, Wanda Gail Mattox (Estal), Graceville; grandchildren, R. D., Andrew, Cody, Blake, Stetson, and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
A graveside service was held at 3 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012 at Marvin Chapel with Bro. Chris Franklin officiating, with James & Lipford Funeral Home in Graceville directing. In lieu of flowers family request memorials be made to Covenant Hospice 4215 Kelson Ave., Suite E. Marianna, Florida 32446. Expressions of sympathy can be made at http://www.jamesandlipford.com/

Funeral Home

James & Lipford Funeral Home
5390 Cotton Street  Graceville, FL 32440
(850) 263-3238
Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on Nov. 21, 2012