Jackson, Katie C., a retired educator, age 94, of Birmingham, formerly of Millbrook, passed away at home on November 13, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, George W. Jackson, Jr., daughter, Helen Powers and son, Herbert D. Jackson. She is survived by her two sons, George W. Jackson, III (Debra) and Clarence E. Jackson (Yvette); daughter-in-law, Evelyn Jackson; nine grandchildren, Samuel E. Wiggins, III (Leah), O. Tameka Wren, George W. Jackson, IV (Marla), Sharice White (Marcus), Erin Jackson, LaTeshea Jackson, Herbert Jackson, Jr., Keshunda Polite (Bryon) and Brian Jackson; three step-grandchildren, Dakiesha Frizzle, Antanette McCray and Ayanna Frizzle; nine great grandchildren; three step-great grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Susie Alice Williams and Melanie Jackson; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A celebration of her life will be held Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. at Jackson Chapel A.M.E. Church in Millbrook with burial in Greenwood Cemetery in Montgomery, Alabama. Smith & Gaston Southside directing.

Published in the Montgomery Advertiser on Nov. 16, 2012