Mrs. Josephine Jackson, age 83, Telford, passed away Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at the Johnson City Medical Center.
Mrs. Jackson was a native of Washington County and daughter of the late James K. Polk & Vinia N. Hammitt Toney. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Roby Jackson; two sisters, Annie Belle Cofer and Mary E. Byers; and one brother, Charles L. Toney.
She was a member of the Mayberry Community Methodist Church.
Mrs. Jackson was a Homemaker.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Calvin W. & Patricia Jackson; sisters, Lillian L. Green, Fannie M. McKee and Judie Fletcher; special nephew and caregiver, Calvin Kepliner; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and special niece, Judy Lyons Metcalf.
Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Friday, March 28, 2014, at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Rev. John Hitchew officiating.
The family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 PM Friday prior to the service.
Interment services will follow at Mayberry-Vincent Cemetery. Pallbearers will be family & friends.
Condolences may be sent to the Jackson family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, 753-3821