Mrs. Alberta Maxfine Jackson, 79, of Dunn died Tuesday morning at Wake Medical Center.
She was born in Warren County on July 5, 1931 to the late William A. and Allie J. Madewell. She was preceded in death by two sisters; Juanita Partin and Taskah Melton, and brother Willie A. Madewell.
She is survived by her husband, Jimmy Jackson of Dunn, stepson Steven B. Jackson of Orlando, Fla., stepdaughter; Cheryl J. Watt and husband Timothy of Freeport, Pa., two brothers Allison Madewell of Manchester, Hershell Madewell of McMinnville, two sisters; Etta Roberts of McMinnville, Grace Moore of Maryville, two step grandchildren; Caitlin and Krista Watt.
Funeral service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Spring Branch Baptist Church with Rev. Allen Schuler officiating. Burial will follow at Devotional Gardens. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Skinner and Smith Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Spring Branch Baptist Church, 2391 N. Spring Branch Rd., Dunn, N.C., 28334.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 18, 2011