GASTONIA - Jacqueline Whisnant "Jackie" Mason, 49, of 127 Tanya Court, passed away Nov. 22, 2013, at CaroMont Regional Medical Center.
She was a native of Catawba County, born Nov. 7, 1964.
She was preceded in death by father, Carroll Eugene Whisnant Sr. and father-in-law Edgar Braxton Mason.
Jackie worked with her husband in their business Crystal Carolina Sports, Gastonia and attended Fraley Me-morial Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband of 31 years, Donald Ray Mason; her son Alan Ray Mason and wife Jennifer of Stanley; her daughter Nakisha Mason Armstrong and husband Stephen of Gastonia; grandchildren Braxton Mason, Abigail and Sawyer Armstrong; her mother, Shirley Bowman Whisnant of Longview; brothers, Shannon Whisnant of Stacy, N.C. and Carroll Eugene Whisnant Jr., of Longview; her mother-in- law, Clara Mason of Stacy, N.C.
The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 2 p.m. prior to the Celebration of Life service at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at Fraley Memorial Baptist Church, 3025 Fraley Church Road, Gastonia with the Revs. Charles Keller and Larry Liverett officiating.
Burial will be at Evergreen "A Quiet Place" with the Releasing of the Doves.
Memorials may be made to Fraley Memorial Baptist Church, P.O. Box 775, Lowell, NC 28098.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com.
The family is being cared for by Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia, NC 704-864-5144.