Beloved daughter, sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother passed from this life on July 17, 2021 at the age of 79 years, 1 month and 15 days.
She is preceded in death by her father, Otis Floyd Carpenter and mother, Angenell Carpenter; two brothers, Stanley Edward Carpenter, Otis Floyd Carpenter, Jr.; sister, Patricia Ann Cheatham; niece, Angel Cheatham; and nephew, Dean Richard Cheatham.
She is survived by her daughters, Elizabeth Biles of Arp, Texas, Julie Lee Cervantes and husband, Bobby, of Pflugerville, Texas, Janet Cardona and husband, John, of Meridian; 10 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; numerous other relatives and friends.
Jackie was born on June 2, 1942 in Clifton, Texas then moved to Sweetwater, Texas where she grew up. She started working at the age of 14 as a waitress of which she made a career of because she enjoyed being around people. Jackie moved back to Meridian in 2006 to be closer to her daughters and grandchildren, where she loved until God took her home. Momma was loved and will be greatly missed.
Arrangements were entrusted to Lawson Funeral Home, Meridian, Texas 254-435-2792.
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