Bernice (nee: Rasberry) JACKSON

News Death Notice

JACKSON, Bernice (nee: Rasberry) age 81, born February 23, 1932 in Dayton, was called home to be with the Lord Friday, March 15, 2013. A graduate of Dunbar High School, Class of 1951. She retired from Wright Patterson AFB after 32 years of service. Preceded in death by her husband, Thomas; parents, Samuel and Charlie Rasberry; 3 brothers and 4 sisters. She leaves to cherish her loving memory her children, Karen (Joe) Atlas of Cleveland, OH, Thomas Jr. (Pinkie) of Collierville, TN, Millicent Jackson of Dayton; sisters, Charlotte Williams and Bertha Calhoun of Dayton; 7 grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Funeral service will be held 1 pm Thursday, March 21, 2013 at Summit Christian Church, 4021 Denlinger Rd. Rev. Shelby Walker officiating. Interment Dayton National Cemetery. Visitation from 10 am to 1 pm. Family will receive friends from 12 to 1 pm. Arrangements entrusted to the House of Wheat Funeral Home, Inc., 2107 N. Gettysburg Ave. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the staff at Heartland of Miamisburg for the care given to Bernice. Online condolences may be expressed at

Published in Dayton Daily News on Mar. 20, 2013