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Annie Ruth Jackson

Annie Ruth Jackson, 90, of Dallas, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. She was born in Timpson, Texas, on May, 20, 1929, to Elbert Nealy and Ella Jane Nealy. Annie Ruth Jackson received her Master's Degree in Education from Prairie View A&M University. She was an excellent educator for several years and worked for the Dallas Independent School District, where she received many accolades. She loved her family and was a great storyteller. She was a member of St. John Baptist Church for over 50 years, where she served on the Deaconess Board and was a longtime member of the choir. Annie was a member of the Delta Sigma Theta. Annie was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Jackson; her parents, Elbert Nealy and Ella Nealy; and her sisters: Jettie Nealy, Eula Williams, Onieta Nealy, and Bonnie Nealy. Annie Ruth is survived by her children: Fred M. Jackson and Lori Cooks; grandchildren: Fredrick Jackson, James Hunt, Joshua Hunt, Kandyse Hunt, Kelsey Curtis, Ja’Net Williams, Jasmine Jackson, and Demitrice Wiggins. She is also survived by her great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; and a host of family and friends.

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Mr and Mrs Jackson examplanary citizens and outstanding leaders and just good people on our street and in our community. Mrs Jackson was beautiful, pleasant, and classy, she was a wonderful lady. She loved her husband and her children and they loved her. Mr Jackson loved his wife and she loved him. Of all the beautiful mothers on Autumn Leaves she was always my favorite.

Stanley Jones May 23 2020 12:00 AM

Mrs. Jackson was our next door neighbor for over 25:yrs. She was a great inspiration to my mother and my siblings. We will forever remember her and her entire family. Much Love to Lori and Fred.
My sincere condolences to the Jackson Family.

Velicia Watts May 17 2020 12:00 AM

I will miss her sweet, sweet spirit. We were choir members at St. John Baptist church. May you rest in peace Mrs. Jackson and blend your beautiful voice with the heavenly chorus.

Yvonne Moss May 16 2020 12:00 AM

I am so SORRY for your loss.
Mrs. Jackson was my 6th grade teacher at Charles Rice. She was one of the best teacher's every

Christa Whaley May 15 2020 12:00 AM

RIP my sweet Aunt Ruth Jackson. Baby sit me 1944 to 1961. Like another mother to me. I will certainly miss her wonderful smile and caring spirit.

Margaret Slaughter Whittaker May 14 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Annie Jackson

Pleasant Grove Mortuary May 12 2020 12:00 AM