'Johnnie' Ruth Jackson
Born on Nov. 27, 1935
"JOHNNIE" RUTH JACKSON
PORT LAVACA - Johnnie Ruth Jackson, 77, of Port Lavaca went home to be with her Lord on Friday, October 25, 2013. She was born in Shamrock on November 27, 1935 to the late E.C. and Ruth Ridinger Hudson. Johnnie retired from Verizon after 34 years of service. She enjoyed being with and adored her grandchildren. She was a member of Alamo Heights Baptist Church and will be missed by all her family and friends.
She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, Bud Jackson; daughters, Candy (Jeff) Lambert and Kimberly Jackson all of Port Lavaca; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and extended family members.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her sister, Dorothy Brockelman; brothers, Billy Hudson and James Hudson; and her granddaughter, Ashley.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 pm on Monday, October 28, 2013 at Grace Funeral Chapel. Funeral Services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at Grace Funeral Chapel with Reverend J. V. Helms, officiating. Burial will follow at the Port Lavaca Cemetery.
Pallbearers are the Deacons of Alamo Heights Baptist Church and Clint Lambert. Honorary Pallbearers are Jim Treybig, Buck Buchanan, Virgil Martin, and Ray Jackson.
Memorials may be made to Alamo Heights Building Fund in lieu of flowers.
Arrangement entrust to the care of Grace Funeral Chapel, Port Lavaca.