Jackson-Austin, Edna

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Edna Jackson-Austin died on Friday, October 26, 2012 at a local hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4, at Second Missionary Baptist Church.  Interment will be in Highland Cemetery.

The body will lie in state after noon on Saturday, Nov. 3, and the family will receive friends from 6–7 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


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