Funeral Announcement - Penelope "Penny" S. Jackson
Penny S. Jackson, age 77 of Yazoo City passed away Friday, July 19, 2019 at the Martha Coker Green Houses. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Yazoo City. She was a longtime emergency room nurse at King's Daughters Hospital and Martha Coker. She attended Millsaps College. she was also a longtime member of the DAR. She also helped start the Manna House in the community that has been a blessing to so many. She was a volunteer at Martha Coker and Fist Methodist Church. Penny was named Yazoo's Woman of the Year in 2018. Penny is survived by her son; Christopher Jackson of Henderson, NV, daughter; Virginia "Ginger" Jackson Hutchins (Keith) and grandson; Jackson Joyner of Jackson, MS. She was preceded in death by her husband; Charles Jackson and parents; Henry Simmons and Willadyne Vaughan. Visitation will be Monday, July 22, 2019 from 10:30 am - 12 Noon at the First Methodist Church in Yazoo City.