On Wednesday, August 6, 2014 Jacquelyn (Jackie) Dowling, 93, passed peacefully into the presence of the Lord she loved. Jackie was a member of the Baptist church community serving Melbourne, FL and the surrounding beach communities for more than 50 years. She was a longtime member and Sunday School teacher at Eau Gallie First Baptist Church.
She is survived by her sons, Michael and his wife Mary Farmer of Asheville, NC and Steven of Hillsborough, NC; five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. A service to celebrate her life will be at Florida Memorial Gardens Chapel, 5950 S. US Hwy 1, Rockledge, FL at a date and time to be announced. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the benevolence fund at Eau Gallie First Baptist Church, 1501 Eau Gallie Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32935.
Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Aug. 13, 2014