Jacqueline Jackson

Peoria - Jacqueline Ranae Jackson, 53, of Peoria passed away at 10:28 a.m. Monday, June 23, 2014, at St. Augustine Manor.

She was born June 22, 1961, in Newport, Ark., to Virgile and Mattie Lee Dicus. She married her soul mate, Darrette E. Jackson Sr., on Feb. 10, 1979. He survives.

Jacqueline loved to spend time with her family. She was nice to everyone that she crossed paths with. She was a hard worker. She would say you should speak to everyone you meet, because you never know what kind of day they are having.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories, soul mate Darrette E. Jackson Sr., and one son, Darrette Jakson Jr., both of Peoria; one brother, Virgile Dicus Jr. of Brickeys, Ark.; and three sisters, Theresa (Terry) Whorton of Newport, Ark., Ozetta (Fred) Dicus-Davis of Conway, Ark., and Joyce Ann Dicus of Newport, Ark.; along with a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends who adored and will miss her dearly.

Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. today at St. Augustine Manor, located at 1301 NE Glendale Ave. Interment will take place at Mount Zion Cemetery, 163 Jackson 370, Shoffner, AR 72112.

Arrangements were made especially for Jacqueline's family and professionally directed by T.W. Parks Colonial Chapel.

Online condolences or words of encouragement can be made at www.twparkschapel.com.

Funeral Home

T.W. Parks Colonial Chapel
201 N. Macarthur Hwy Peoria, IL 61605
(309) 674-6323

Published in Peoria Journal Star from June 27 to June 28, 2014