August 12 1939 December 30 2019
Ophelia Palmer Jackson August 12, 1939 – December 30, 2019 Share this obituary Send Flowers Sign Guestbook| View Guestbook Entries| Send Sympathy Card Mrs. Ophelia Palmer Jackson, age 80, of 508 Broad Road in Roxboro, NC, departed this life Monday, December 30, 2019 in her home. She was born in Halifax County, VA, but made her home in Person County. She was a member of Faith Temple United Holy Church in Roxboro. She is preceded in death by her parents, Jessie and Maggie Obie Palmer. She is survived by nine children: Barbara Dunn (Patrick) of Durham, NC, Geraldine Yancey (George) of Roxboro, George Palmer (Susie) of Semora, NC, Shelia Saunders of Atlanta, GA, Michael Jackson (Nicole) of Roxboro, Jerry Jackson (Marion) of Leasburg, NC, Daryle Jackson (Sharon) of Roxboro, Joe Jackson (Darshika) of Augusta, GA and Margaret Woods (Steven) of Roxboro; two brothers: George Palmer of Spring Valley, NY and Clarence Palmer (Audrey) of Raleigh, NC; twenty-nine grandchildren; thirty-three great-grandchildren; two nieces who were caregivers: Patricia Stephens of Roxboro and Melanie Long (great-niece) of Durham, NC; other nieces, nephews, additional relatives, friends and acquaintances. The funeral service will be held Saturday, January 4, 2020 at 1:00pm at Shady Hill Baptist Church, 1500 Old Durham Road, Roxboro, NC 27573 with ELder Clyde Winstead officiating and providing the eulogy. Burial will follow in the Brooks Memorial Gardens, 535 Broad Road, Roxboro, NC 27573. Visitation will also be Saturday from 12:00pm to 1:00pm when her body will lie in state in the church for one hour prior to the service. At other times, the family will receive friends at her home. Print Obituary Sign Guestbook Name: Location: Video: Image: Light A Candle Candle 1 Candle 2 Candle 3 Candle 4 Email: Please keep my message private Personal Message: Personal Message (required) Confirm: Submit Guestbook entry
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Ophelia Palmer Jackson August 12 1939 December 30 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Roxboro, state: North Carolina 27573