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Elsie Gray Baggett Jackson

January 10, 1931 August 17, 2019
Elsie Gray Baggett Jackson
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Obituary for Elsie Gray Baggett Jackson

Mrs.  Elsie Gray Baggett Jackson, 88, of Dunn died Saturday afternoon at Rolling Ridge in Newton Grove. She was born in Sampson County on January 10, 1931 to the late Dallie Casper and Myrtice Bass Baggett. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Wright Jackson, a son, Glenn Wright Jackson, a grandson, Jackson Barefoot, a brother, Durwood Baggett and a sister, Hawtense Baggett.

Elsie retired from Belk Department Store in Dunn, after many years of service. She was a member of Mt. Elam Baptist Church, where she served in various capacities. She especially enjoyed singing in the choir. Elsie was a member of the Just-A-Mere Garden Club, the Order of The Eastern Star, and was involved many years in the NC Pork Industry. “Granny Jack,” affectionately known by many, loved her family and friends more than anything.  

A funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11 am at Mt. Elam Baptist Church by Rev. Brandon Glunt and W.H. Calcutt. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. 

She is survived by two sons, Don Jackson and wife Laurie of Dunn, Brent Jackson and wife Renee of Godwin, two daughters, Karen J. Elmore and husband Randy of Dunn, Allison J. Clement and husband Buddy of Clinton, a daughter-in-law, Jo Ann Wilson of Dunn, eleven grandchildren; Jason Jackson and wife Elizabeth, Lauren Jackson and husband David, Reggie Jackson, Valerie Branch and husband Landis, Brandy Barbour and husband Garrett, Eric Jackson and wife Cassie, Caleb Elmore and wife Amelia, Leanna Elmore, Hillary Byrd and husband Drew, Caroline Wilson and husband Griff and Joshua Clement, and ten great grandchildren. 

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 8 pm at Skinner & Smith Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Mt. Elam Baptist Church, 2211 Mt. Elam Church Rd. Roseboro, NC 28382.

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6:00 PM 8/20/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 8/20/2019 8:00:00 PM
Skinner & Smith Funeral Home

905 Erwin Road
Dunn, NC 28334

Skinner & Smith Funeral Home
905 Erwin Road Dunn 28334 NC
United States

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Mt. Elam Baptist Church

2211 Mt. Elam Church Rd.
Roseboro, NC 28382

Mt. Elam Baptist Church
2211 Mt. Elam Church Rd. Roseboro 28382 NC
United States

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