Daphyne Jackson

Daphyne Jackson died March 21, 2013 at Wuesthoff Hospice House in Rockledge, FL with her loving family by her side.

Mrs. Jackson was a long time secretary for Southern Textile Machinery Co. in Paducah, KY. After moving to Florida in 1971, Mrs. Jackson became the manager of National Fabric Co. in Merritt Island, FL.

She was born on April 29, 1916 in Boaz, KY. She was married to Buffard Jackson of Graves County for 58 years.

Survivors include her daughter, Pat Crute (Jerry) of Merritt Island; granddaughters, Gina Loria (Mark) and Tana Flickinger (Bruce); four great grandchildren, all of Merritt Island; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Buffard Jackson; her parents, Oscar and Lulye Thompson; sisters, Mabel Paschal and Lee Nola Henson; and brother, Jones M. Thompson.

Visitation will be March 25th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Wylie Baxley Funeral Home in Merritt Island. Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Graves County, KY.

Wylie Baxley Funeral Home on Merritt Island is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Wylie-Baxley Merritt Island Funeral Home
1360 N Courtenay Pkwy Merritt Island, FL 32953
(321) 452-6565

Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Mar. 24, 2013