BLADENBORO — Jackie Lynn Rising, 52, of Bladenboro, passed away on Jan. 12, 2014, at Bladenboro County Hospital in Elizabethtown.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Hickory Grove Baptist Church in Bladenboro, the Rev. Dennis Harrell officiating. Burial will follow in Kinlaw Cemetery on N.C. 41 North in Lumberton.
He was born in Robeson County on Dec. 18, 1961.
Mr. Rising was preceded in death by his father, Furney Rising.
He is survived by his wife, Sherry Ivey Rising of the home; his mother, Easter Kinlaw Rising of Bladenboro; four brothers, Frankie Rising, Ronnie Rising, Willie Durden and Ricky Rising, all of Bladenboro; and a sister, Bonnie Britt of Elizabethtown.
The visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Floyd Mortuary & Crematory Inc., 809 E. Fifth St., Lumberton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: St. Jude's Children Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tenn., 38105.
On-line condolences may be made by visiting: www.floydmortuary.net.