Marjorie Davis Jackson, age 82 of Lake Lure, passed away on Friday, January 25, 2019.
She was the daughter of the late Robert Davis and the late Winnie Davis. Following her childhood in Warsaw, NC, she graduated from East Carolina University and married Ray Jackson. They raised a family in Greenville, SC.
She selflessly invested in others through various roles including social worker, Haynesworth kindergarten teacher, Furman University librarian, and Bethel Baptist librarian. She began a library program at Perry Correctional. She was preceded in death by one sister Evelyn Raper.
Marjorie is survived by her loving husband, Ray, and their children Julie (Tim) Taylor, Clay and Jackson of Richmond, VA, Joey (Patty) Jackson, Justin and Wade of Fair Play, SC, and Derrick (Cathy) Jackson, Jeremiah and Sophie of Columbia, SC, as well as their spouses. She is also survived by eight great grandchildren.
The funeral service was held at Bills Creek Baptist Church. Interment was held in the Bills Creek Baptist Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Bills Creek Baptist Church, 1475 Bills Creek Road, Lake Lure, NC 28746 or to Four Seasons Elizabeth House, 571 South Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.
McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services is serving the family.