Eugenia Averett Jackson
  • 84 years old
  • Date of birth: Apr 6, 1928
  • Date of passing: Oct 23, 2012
Let the memory of Eugenia be with us forever

Eugenia Averett Jackson, 84, a longtime resident of Butner, passed away Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at Universal Health Care in Oxford.

A native of Granville County, the widow of the late Tillman “Tip” Jackson and the daughter of the late Dewey Young and Leora Currin Averett.  She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and a member of the Open Door Sunday School Class. She was retired from John Umstead Hospital Dietary Department as a Supervisor.  She loved to travel and did so as long as her health allowed.

Funeral Service will be conducted at 11:00 AM, Thursday, October 25, 2012 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Hwy 56 East, Creedmoor, NC by Dr. Marc Tilley.  Private burial will be in Bullock-Oakley Family Cemetery.

Surviving is a daughter, Diane J. Currin (Jamie) of Creedmoor, four sons, Donnie Jackson, of the home, Larry Jackson (Peggy), Jerry Jackson (Susan), Ricky Jackson (Tammy), a daughter-in-law Alma Jackson, all of Stem, a sister, Mildred A. Jackson of Stem, 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by a son, Ronnie Jackson and a grandson, Scott Jackson.

Visitation will be held 10:00 – 11:00 AM, Thursday, October 25, 2012 in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church prior to the funeral service and other times at the home of Jamie and Diane Currin, 2136 Cedar Creek Road, Creedmoor.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made in her name to Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, PO Box 745, Creedmoor, NC 27522.        

Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford is assisting the Jackson Family.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Nancy Dickerson on 10th November 2012

"Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayer's.  We have a lot of fond memories of Mrs. Jackson, helping deliver flower's on Valentine's Day when Larry and Peggy ran the florist.  She was always a joy to be around!"

This tribute was added by Nick Bryant on 25th October 2012

"Larry and Family, Sorry to learn of your loss. Thoughts and prayers to the family. May God Bless and be with you all."

This tribute was added by Brenda Brogden on 25th October 2012

"Diane, I am so sorry to hear about your mother.  I know that you have many fond memories of her.  She is now resting with her Lord and Saviour.  Please know that you will be in my thoughts and prayers."

This tribute was added by Carol Brown on 25th October 2012

"Mrs.Jackson was loved by so many!I always looked forward to seeing her each week when I was doing her hair.She was one of the sweetest people I have ever known!"

This tribute was added by gene bullock on 24th October 2012

"Thoughts and prayers to the family,she can rest now"

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