The Lord Takes Virginia Home

JACKS, Virginia Foxworth passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, September 18, 2010.

Virginia was born in Montgomery on August 27, 1993. She was a junior at Eastwood Christian School where she was on the girl's varsity basketball team. Virginia enjoyed writing songs, playing her guitar and singing as well as playing soccer, basketball and running. She had a passion for her family, friends and, most importantly, her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Virginia is survived by her parents Mr. and Mrs. Kevin B. Jacks (Ginger), brothers Kirby Clayton Jacks and Bowen McKenney Jacks of Montgomery and her grandparents Mrs. Jesse M. Williams, III (Patty) of Montgomery and Mr. and Mrs. Dale M. Jacks (Bennie) of Robinson, Texas. Virginia is also the granddaughter of the late Jesse M. Williams, III. She is further survived by aunts and uncles Mr. and Mrs. Jesse (Ken) M. Williams, IV (Caroline) of Montgomery; Mr. and Mrs. Kirby H. Williams (Mary Blake) of Santa Rosa Beach, Florida; Mr. and Mrs. Brian Jacks (Mary) of Waco, Texas; Mr. and Mrs. D. Bruce Jacks (Molly) of Greenville, Texas; Mr. and Mrs. Keith Jacks (Peggy) of Wylie, Texas; Mr. and Mrs. Loyd Hamilton (Jana) of McGregor, Texas; and Kara Helm of Wylie, Texas and cousins Jessica and Kendall Williams of Montgomery; Betsy, Mac and James Hamn Williams of Santa Rosa Beach, Florida; Lacy Wooten and Lauren Cox of Waco, Texas; Dallas, Caleb and Emily Jacks of Greenville, Texas; Jessica Turkas and Katheryn Jacks of Wylie, Texas; Austin, Adam and Alex Hamilton of McGregor, Texas; and Kaden, Clair and Collin Helm of Wylie, Texas.

The graveside service will be 9:30 a.m. at Greenwood Cemetery on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 in Montgomery. There will be a visitation of the family at 10:00 a.m. at Eastwood Presbyterian Church with a memorial service to follow at 11:00 a.m.

The pallbearers will be the boys of Virginia's junior class at Eastwood Christian School and Benjamin Hoefling. The honorary pallbearers will be Virginia's teammates of the school's girl's varsity basketball team.

The services will be conducted by Reverend Aaron Fleming and Reverend Bart Lester both of Eastwood Presbyterian Church. The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to Eastwood Christian School Gymnasium Building Fund, 1701 East Trinity Boulevard, Montgomery, Alabama 36106 or Camp Marannook, Post Office Box 581, LaFayette, Alabama 36862.

Leak-Memory Chapel Directing www.leak-mc.com

News Reports

 

The following links will take you to news reports surrounding Virginia's life and death.

WSFA-TV News Montgomery

Montgomery Teen Killed in Auburn Traffic Accident/September 19

http://www.wsfa.com/Global/story.asp?S=13181268

Montgomery Teen Remembered/September 20

http://www.wsfa.com/Global/story.asp?S=13187278

ECS tudents Mourn Classmate & New Leads in Car Accident

http://www.wsfa.com/Global/story.asp?S=13193923

 

Opelika/Auburn News

Weekend Traffic Accidents Claim Three/September 19

http://www2.oanow.com/news/2010/sep/19/weekend-traffic-accidents-claim-three-lives-ar-851396/

Auburn Police Seek Driver of Car/September 22

http://blog.al.com/live/2010/09/auburn_police_seek_driver_of_c.html

Police May Have Located Third Driver/September 22

http://www2.oanow.com/news/2010/sep/22/police-may-have-located-culprit-wreck-ar-865763/

 

Montgomery Advertiser

Eastwood Remembers Fallen Athlete

http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/article/20100920/SPORTS03/9200310/Eastwood-remembers-fallen-athlete-s-positive-influence

Leak Funeral Home-Video and Photos of Virginia

If you click on this link, it will take you to the Leak Funeral Home page for Virginia which includes 61 photos. You can view these photos individually or you watch them in a video set to music. Beautiful.

http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=Virginia-JACKS&lc=4338&mid=4383771

News Links for the Montgomery Half Marathon

Montgomery 1/2 Marathon Race Photos: Great pictures posted in the gallery check them out. Feel free to post your own! More pictures at The Montgomery Advertiser http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/apps/pbcs.dll/gallery?Avis=DS&Dato=20101002&Kategori=COMMUNITIES010305&Lopenr=10020802&Ref=PH

WSFA Link: http://www.wsfa.com/Global/story.asp?S=13258463

WAKA Link: http://www.waka.com/news/4205-family-and-friends-run-to-honor-montgomery-teen.html

Montgomery Advertiser Story: Great story by Kym Klass at http://www.montgomeryadvertiser.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=201010030347.

 

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