Williams, Jacqueline Ann "Jackie"

Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Jackie Williams
Jackie Williams

Jacqueline Ann “Jackie” Williams, 49, of Rossville, died on Saturday, December 29, 2012 at her residence.

Jackie was a 1981 graduate of East Ridge High School and earned her R.N. degree from Chattanooga State. She began her nursing career at Hutcheson Medical Center, later at Erlanger Medical Center and spent many years at Parkridge Medical Center. At the time of her death, Jackie was employed with LifeCare of East Ridge. She attended Lookout Valley Church of the Nazarene.

Survivors include her son, Josh Byrd; parents, Jack and Charlotte Williams of East Ridge; brother, Jeff Williams, Rossville; nephews, Jannson and Rylan Williams; nieces, Taylor and Kierston Williams.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Jan. 5, at 1 p.m. in the South Crest Chapel with Reverend Jerry Hanson officiating. Burial will follow in Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park.

To share expressions of sympathy, visit her online guestbook at lane-southcrestchapel.com.

The family will receive friends on Friday, Jan. 4, from 2–8 p.m. at the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, located at the end of historic Missionary Ridge, Rossville.


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