Doris Gray Jackson, a resident of 232 Melissa Court, Washington, NC and recently of 1287 Jefferson Road, Pinetown passed away at the age of 89 on Thursday, April 13, 2023 with members of her loving family holding her hands and passing her to Jesus.
A graveside memorial service is planned for Saturday, April 22 at 1:00pm at the Jackson Cemetery on Long Ridge Road, Pinetown, NC. The approximate address is 4807 Long Ridge Road.
Mrs. Jackson was the daughter of Richard and Maggie (Skittletharp) Lamb of Pungo, NC. She was the last born and the last passing of their seven children: Earl Lamb, Pearl Lamb (Hanson), Almeda Lamb (Gurganus), Minnie Lamb (Spruill), Maxine Lamb (Jefferson), and Mildred Lamb (Norman). She has a surviving half-brother: Sterling Lamb of Chesapeake, VA and a deceased half-brother, Henderson Lamb. Mrs Jackson was the foster daughter of Jarvis and Delsie Waters of Pinetown from the age of 3 till she married at 15.
Mrs. Jackson was the wife of the late Onward Rudolph Jackson. They had three surviving children, as well as a deceased set of twins: Johnnie Jackson and companion Gay Nell Manning, Marianna Jackson and Raymond and Christine Jackson. Mrs. Jackson has four grandchildren: Gary Jackson and wife Diane, Ronnie Jackson and wife Deborah, Maria Dickinson and husband Ricky (all of Pinetown) and Brian Jackson of Washington, and two great grandchildren: Serena and Cody Dickinson of Pinetown.
Mrs. Jackson loved her family and was loved by her family. She enjoyed fishing and dancing with her “soul mate” Rod Cannon, whom she was with for 10 years. She also enjoyed playing video games, reading, and spending time with her dog/her constant companion, Rosie, who survives her “Mama”.
Condolences may be sent to the Jackson Family at 1287 Jefferson Road, Pinetown, NC 27865 or on the Joseph Paul Funeral Home website, who is serving the Jackson family, at josephpaulfdl.com. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Pinetown Church of Christ in memory of Doris Jackson by CLICKING HERE
Joseph B. Paul Jr. Funeral Service is honored to serve the Jackson family.
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