Lorraine Waller Jackson was called home to be with the Lord on December 3, 2018 at her home. She was born on February 14, 1938 to the late Irene Coles Gilliens and John Evans Waller.
Lorraine joined the Union Baptist Church in Beverdam, Virginia at an early age and later joined the Rising Sun Baptist Church. She worked many years at the Louisa Factory, Louisa Cleaners and then retired from the Louisa Tastee Freeze.
Lorraine is preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Jackson, three children; Chester Jackson, Floyd Jackson and Priscilla Gross; two sisters, Bessie Mines and Josephine Anderson; two brothers, Carter Waller and Ellwood Waller; and her grandson, Christopher Jackson.
She leaves to cherish her memory her daugher, Joyce Bowles; her sons, Andrew Jackson, Jr, Ronald Jackson (Geraldine) and Wendell Jackson. One sister, Nadine Braxton, one uncle, David Waller (Mary), 18 grandchildren, 37 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. She also leaves 3 godchildren, Earn Henson, Steve Greene and Jennette Brow; 3 daugheters in law, Florene Jackson, Felicia Jackson and Catherine Jackson; 1 son in law, Edward Gross and 1 “special daughter,” June Robinson.
Lorraine also leaves 2 devoted grandsons, Ryan Jackson (caregiver) and Jeremy Jackson; 4 devoted granddaughters, Stephanie Saunders (caregiver), Keisha Jackson, Tarrance Jackson and Tierra Rivers; one devoted newphew, Emmett Jackson; five devoted neices, Darlene Anderson, Peggy Taylor, Ammie Mines and Virginia Jackson; 4 devoted friends, Julia Jackson, Frances Hunter, Clara Fortune and Marilyn Waller.
3 speical friends, Mary Lou Shelton, Brenda Carter and Kathy Carmean, plus a host of nieces, nephews, other relateives and friend
Owens Funeral Service (Ashland)
Saturday December 8th, 2018
2:00pm - 6:00pm
104 Green Chimney CT
Ashland, VA 23005
Rising Sun Baptist Church (Mineral)
Sunday December 9th, 2018
6829 Fredericks Hall Rd
Mineral, VA 23117
Photos Add Photos
Celebrating the life of Lorraine W. Jackson
Thank you for signing Lorraine W. Jackson's Guestbook
To the Jackson family, although I didn't know your love one I do know the pain of loosing a love one to death, and I want to offer my condolences.May God grant you Immeasurable comfort as well as peace until they time comes when death won't be something we will have to deal with.I know you must have shared many memories over the years ,so as you reflect back on them may you gain some comfort to get you through.
Submitted by Brenda Smith on Dec 10 2018 08:16:05 PM
Cousin Bea Lewis lit a candle for Lorraine W. Jackson
Cousin Bea Lewis lit a candle on Dec 8 2018 01:08:00 PM
We were so saddened to hear of Lorraine's passing and are sending our deepest condolences. She was such a special, sweet person. May God give your family the strength to continue on and love each other as she would have wanted you to. Love Alvin and Janice
Submitted by Janice and Alvin Moore on Dec 8 2018 09:15:37 AM
Alvin and Janice Moore lit a candle for Lorraine W. Jackson
Alvin and Janice Moore lit a candle on Dec 8 2018 09:14:35 AM
Amy, Quan and NIyah Jackson lit a candle for Lorraine W. Jackson
Amy, Quan and NIyah Jackson lit a candle on Dec 7 2018 09:52:29 AM
Chris Ragland lit a candle for Lorraine W. Jackson
Chris Ragland lit a candle on Dec 7 2018 09:10:47 AM
Estelle Coles lit a candle for Lorraine W. Jackson
Estelle Coles lit a candle on Dec 7 2018 09:04:01 AM
Carnelian Minor lit a candle for Lorraine W. Jackson
Carnelian Minor lit a candle on Dec 7 2018 05:45:40 AM
Kecia and Tony Johnson lit a candle for Lorraine W. Jackson
Kecia and Tony Johnson lit a candle on Dec 6 2018 07:57:18 PM
Kelvin Graves lit a candle for Lorraine W. Jackson
Kelvin Graves lit a candle on Dec 6 2018 12:56:41 PM
Text me the address
The address has been sent to your phone