Obituary of Juda Morris Jackson ~ 2009
Transcribed by Joseph Cook
Candler – Juda Morris Jackson, 67, of 4 Biscayne Drive passed away Thursday January 29, 2009 at the Memorial Campus of Mission Hospital. A native of McDowell County, she had resided in Buncombe County for 42 years. She worked as a Medical Technologist, and was a member of Sunrise Baptist Church. Mrs. Jackson was the daughter of the late Carl and Rosa Turner Morris. She was also preceded in death by a brother Eston Morris.
Surviving are her husband of 42 years, John Thomas Jackson of the home; daughter Monica Jackson Correll of Candler; grandchildren: Destiny Correll, Logan Correll, Trent Correll, Kallen Burns and Serenna Burns; sisters: Jeanette MacRae and husband Rhon of Old Fort, and Violet Monteith and husband Bronsen of DeLand, FL; brother C.L. Morris and wife Frances of Old Fort; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday in the chapel of Anders-Rice Funeral Home with the Rev. Dr. John Tiller and the Rev. Bill Higgins officiating.
Burial followed in McDowell Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the Sunrise Baptist Church Children’s Ministry 419 Deaverview Road Asheville, NC 28806.
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday February 4, 2008 Volume 15 #5