Age: 69 Address: Little Cove Road, the Newdale Community Date of Death: Monday, January 7, 2013 Arrangements: Webb Funeral Home
Details: Janet Jackson of Little Cove Road in Burnsville, the Newdale community, died on Monday, January 7, 2013 at the Memorial Campus of Mission Hospitals in Asheville.
Born on May 15, 1943 in McDowell County, WV; she was the daughter of the late James Carl and Mildred Stilwell Jackson. She was a graduate of Mayland Community College with an A.A.S. Degree in Accounting.
Mrs. Janet Jackson is survived by her daughter; Audrey Hamm and husband, Heath of Decatur, AL; her son; John Garland of Rock hill, SC; her grandchildren; Katie, Alyssa, Annsleigh, and Hunter; her sisters; Carla Harper of Lynchburg, VA; Clydia Dean Jackson of Valdese; Rebecca Jo Jackson of Greensboro; Emmaline Steir of Greensboro; and India Blue Pai of Black Mountain; her brothers; Kent Jackson of Raleigh, NC and Jeff Jackson of Morganton; and her former and beloved spouse; Doug Garland of Burnsville.
The family will receive friends and gather to remember and honor her life on Thursday, January 10, 2013 from 5:00 pm until 6:30 pm at Webb Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial donations be made to: The Family Violence Coalition of Yancey County, P.O. Box 602, Burnsville, NC 28714.
Words of comfort may be e-mailed to the family by going to our website; www.webbfh.com., selecting Mrs. Jackson’s name and then you may sign her guestbook. Webb Funeral Home in Spruce Pine, NC is assisting the Jackson family.