Jeffie Lee Jackson, 92, of Youngstown, Ohio, passed away on January 2, 2023 at her home.
She was born to the late Allen and Ethel Maddox Banks on September 19, 1930, in Youngstown, Ohio.
Jeffie married the late Curlee Jackson in 1969, and they lived in Youngstown. Her husband predeceased her in 1970, her sister, Mildred Banks, in 2012, and her twin sister Edna Brown in 2022. Jeffie is survived by her nephew, James Brown, of Campbell, Ohio, and her niece Karen Brown Tyson (Kelvin, husband) of Raleigh, North Carolina. Also, her great-nephew Cole Tyson, Raleigh, North Carolina, and great-nieces Traci Higgins of Cincinnati, Ohio; Payton Lee Brown, Charlotte, NC; Anastasia Seymour, Canfield, Ohio; Natalie Shaw, Greensboro, NC; and Nicole Mason, Greensboro, NC. Jeffie had many great-great nieces and nephews and one great-great-great nephew.
Jeffie graduated from Memorial High School in 1949. She worked as an office manager for Standard Slang until she retired.
Jeffie loved bowling, sewing, and serving at her church, Tabernacle Baptist Church. She lived a beautiful life and was loved by many.
Visitation will be 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. Friday January 13, 2023 at F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral where services will follow promptly at 11:00 a.m.
In addition to flower donations, the family asked that donations be made to the Dementia Society of America.
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F. D. Mason was given the honor to serve the family during this time of bereavement. Thank you for putting your trust in our services.