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Betty Jean Funderburk Jackson

Betty Jean Funderburk Jackson resident of 1212 First St. widow of Alvie Jackson passed away peacefully Tuesday May 3, 2016 at Kershaw County Memorial Hospital.

Born in Hartsville, SC she was a daughter of the late Alexander and Etta Jones Funderburk.

Betty worked for many years at Elgin Watch Plant before its closure. She then became a supervisor with the Bendix Company from which she retired. Upon her retirement she worked part time at the Piggly Wiggly Store where she was affectionately known as Miss Betty. She was a diehard Clemson Tiger fan. She enjoyed going on bowl trips and tailgating with friends and family. She was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching her grandchildren play football and baseball. She followed her grandson's college baseball team all over the southeast. During her last years one of the joys of her life was her great-granddaughter Lei Lei.

Survivors include a son Steven A. Jackson (Carol) of Abbeville, SC; a daughter Lynn Jackson of Camden, SC; three sisters Mary Lou Miller of Hendersonville, NC, Barbara Johnson (Dickey) of Hartsville, SC, Brenda Harris (Jerry) of Zephyrhills, FL; a brother Alexander (Buddy) Funderburk of Hartsville, SC; four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter Debbie Jackson.

Visitation

Quaker Cemetery
713 Meeting St.
Camden, SC  29020
Friday, May 06, 2016
After Services

Service

Quaker Cemetery
713 Meeting St.
Camden, SC  29020
Friday, May 06, 2016
2:00 PM

Interment

Quaker Cemetery
713 Meeting St.
Camden ,  SC  29020

Memorial Contributions

St. Jude Children's Hospital
262 Danny Thomas PLace
Memphis, TN 38105

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Guestbook

Steve and family, I was so sorry to learn of the passing of your Mother. I know how much it hurts and one thing pops into my mind, as we had visitation for my Daddy. Mr. Marion McClain walked out onto the porch and told me something, "First, forget about the ones in there having a "class reunion in the next room and remember this, You may not feel this way now or that you ever will, but in "TIME" you will deal with this loss in a totally different way," and he was right. May God give you peace right now, and offer peace and love to you and your family as you do every time a family loses a loved one. God Bless you all....................

Caroline M King May 6 2016 12:00 AM

Steve, Sorry to read of your mother's passing. You and your family will be in my prayers.Steve Hawley

Steve Hawley May 5 2016 12:00 AM

I am sorry to hear of your loss. May you find comfort in the resurrection promise at John 5:28,29 that reads; "Do not be amazed at this, for the hour is coming when all that are in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out." The Bible gives us hope that one day our dead loved ones will be brought back to life.

R Brown May 5 2016 12:00 AM

Steve and family,I am saddened to learn of your mother's passing. Know that all of your family will be remembered in my thoughts and prayers as you go through the days ahead.In His peace +

Scott Fowler May 4 2016 12:00 AM

Steve & Family,Please know how sorry I am to learn of your loss. You all will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Nancy Reece May 4 2016 12:00 AM