Eline Jackson, 56, received her reward of eternal rest on Friday September 25, 2009 at Cornerstone Hospital of Houston in Webster, Texas.
Eline was born on February 14, 1953, in Galveston, Texas to the union of Marshall and Ora Lee Wright Owens. She attended Central High School and was employed with UTMB until her retirement. She also was employed with the Galveston School District. Eline was a faithful member of the Live Oak church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Robert Jackson, Jr.; brother, Fillmore Martin.
She leaves with precious memories; husband, Robert L. Jackson, Sr.; son, Curtis Jackson (Myrtle); grandchildren, Lashanda, Ashley, Robert III, Curstyn, Heaven and Tayanna Jackson; great grandson, Robert IV; brothers, Johnny Ray, William K., and Thomas Martin; sister, Margaret York; devoted niece, JoAnne York and daughter Princess; devoted friends, John Grant, Alfa Jean Mitchell, Ethel Martin, Dorothy Valentine, Gerald Davis and Mary Feast; host of nephews and a niece, other relatives and friends.
Viewing will begin at 5 PM on Friday, October 2nd, followed by a wake from 7-8 PM in the chapel of E R Johnson Family Mortuary. A service celebrating her life will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, October 3, 2009, at the Live Oak Baptist Church with Pastor Vernon L. Baines officiating. Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery.