Her Homegoing Service will be held in the funeral home on Friday, January 11th at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. John Smith officiating. Visitation will be in the funeral home on Friday, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will follow in Graceland Cemetery.
Jacqueline “Jackie” L. Powell, 53, completed her earthly journey, at Ascension-All Saints, on Friday, January 4, 2019. Jackie was born in New Albany, MS on June 9, 1965, the daughter of Ernest Lee Otis and Willie Ruth (nee: Hickman) Jones.
Jackie and her family moved to Racine in 1965. She was a graduate of Washington Park High School. Jackie was united in marriage Orlandius Powell who preceded her in death in April of 2016. She was a member of Compassion Tabernacle United Pentecostal Church. Jackie was an avid reader, movie buff, and enjoyed all types of music. She was the ‘life of the party” and never met a stranger. She will be missed by her loving family and many, many friends.
Surviving are her mother Willie Ruth Campbell; sisters, Denise (Johnnie) Pierce, Jeannette (Cleveland) Brown, and Diffany Mayfield; step-siblings, Kenya White, Jewell White, and Tyra White; special friend, Levester Walker; brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her husband, Jackie was preceded in death by her father, Ernest Lee Otis Jones, step-father, Wilbert Campbell; grandparents, Lizzie Howard, Walter Howard, Bessie Mae Jones, and Jesse Jones.