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Visitation


Monday October 15th, 2018
2:00pm - 9:00pm

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Graveside Service


Tuesday October 16th, 2018
10:00am

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Janice Annette Jackson

Janice Annette (“Jan,” Squirt”) Jackson, born on July 23, 1958, was preceded in death by her father, Jesse Edward Jackson; mother, Tommie Donoho Jackson; and brothers, Jerry Edward Jackson and Kenneth Lee Jackson.  Jan is survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Debbie Jackson (Reggie) Holland of Bowling Green, Ky and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.  Jan passed away on Saturday, October 13, 2018.  Jan was a beacon of light and joy, expressing love to others by calling them “fritty.”  Outliving her life projection at birth by more than 40 years, Jan developed a love of knitting, coloring, cooking and eating.  Those who knew her can envision Jan sitting with one leg crossed over the other, rocking gently back and forth, her capabilities out performing her born abilities.  She enjoyed listening to country music, spending many of her days watching CMT.  Her facial expressions and verbal cues let you know where you stood, good or bad, and she used nicknames for many loved ones.  Her laughter was both boisterous and contagious.  She loved Santa and tending to baby dolls, and she thoroughly enjoyed celebrating her birthday.  A simple soul with a golden heart, Jan’s loved ones are comforted to know that she is enjoying a new birth in a flawless body with an endless life.  “I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made.  Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well.” Psalm 139:14.  Graveside services will be conducted on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. with by J. W. Greanead officiating, from the Anderson & Son Memorial Park where Janice will be laid to rest beside her parents.  The family request that donations be made to the Down's Syndrome Association of Middle TN.  You may make these donations by calling or coming by the funeral home.  Arrangements entrusted to ANDERSON & SON Funeral Home, Red Boiling Springs, 615-699-2191, www.andersonandsonfuneralhomes.com

 


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A BASKET GARDEN was ordered on October 15, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Oct 15 2018 12:00 AM

Jan had a heart of gold. She taught me to knit when I was a child. I loved to hear her call me Miss A. She was an Angel here on earth. Now, she has her wings. Thanks so much to Chad and Denisha for caring for her so well.

Angela Kinsey Oct 15 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. I have fond memories of shopping at your family's store and seeing Jan. Beautiful tribute.

Tracy Carver Oct 15 2018 12:00 AM

Jan was such a sweet soul. Her and Tommy would come to my beauty shop and I enjoyed spending time with them. She would always talk about her birthday! Prayers for all of you.

Anita Hollis Oct 15 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Janice Jackson

Nella Campbell Oct 14 2018 12:00 AM

I have thought about Jan off and on over the years and wondered about her. Debbie I'm very sorry for your loss but this is most definitely heavens gain. You're in my thoughts and prayers.
Love
Brenda Browning Smith.

Brenda Smith Oct 14 2018 12:00 AM

What a BEAUTIFUL tribute!

Donna E Oct 14 2018 12:00 AM

Jan was a ray of light to all who knew her. She was so loved by her Mom on this Earth and I know she is rejoicing with her today in Heaven. It was an honor to know her and watch her grow up not far from my home. I know she will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Rest in peace, Jan. Until we all meet again..

Sheila Harrison Oct 14 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Janice Jackson

Monica and Marketta Wakefield Oct 13 2018 12:00 AM

Debbie & Chad, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Jan was a sweet, loving girl. She really loved my mom and dad, and they loved her. I'm so sorry for your loss.

Dianne Donoho Cart Oct 13 2018 12:00 AM