Blanche Eloise Jackson, 97, of Center

Blanche Eloise Jackson, 97, of Center, passed away Friday, July 6, 2018, in Nacogdoches.


Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, July 8, 2018, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center with Bro. Gordon Vaughn officiating.  Interment will follow at Carroll Cemetery in Shelby County.  Visitation will be held prior to the service beginning at 12:00 noon.


Mrs. Jackson was born January 12, 1921, in Trinity County, to Jack and Sally Adams.  She enjoyed crocheting, reading and playing 42.  Mrs. Jackson was an active member of Clever Creek Baptist Church.


She is survived by

Daughter: Dana Jackson of Center


Special Friends:

Tanya Williams of Center

LaDonna Bradley of Nacogdoches

Kellie Baty of Shelbyville


Family Friends:

Mae Furlow of Shelbyville

Gordon Vaughn of Shelbyville


Preceded in death by

Husband: Dave Jackson

Daughter: Norma Herrod

Parents: Jack and Sally Adams


Pallbearers will be Brad Hinton, Shane Cooper, Stephen Williams, Keith Hampton, Vic Cooper, Matt Hill and Robert Cooper.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to American Alzheimer’s Association at


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