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OBITUARY - Gwendolyn  Jackson

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Service Date & Time
Tuesday, Jul 18, 2017 at 11:00AM
Firestone|Tue July 17, 2017 |10:00A-7:00P
Mt Moriah Baptist Church
4269 S. Figueroa St.
Los Angeles, CA 90037

In Loving Memory of Gwendolyn  Jackson

May 27, 1953 - July 3, 2017

Gwendolyn C. Jackson was born on May 27, 1953 to Thomas and James Etta Jackson in Temple, Texas. She was the third of four children. She attended Gompers Jr. High and graduated from Centinnial High School. Gwen went to furhter her education and gained eployment with Cornell Correction as a case manager, where she worked until she became totally diable.

Mount Moriah Baptist Church was her church home where she so dearly loved her church family. Gwen loved the Lord not just with praise from her mouth but she loved the Lord so deeply from her heart.

Gwen was such a loving person she never forgot a birthday or anniversary. When Christmas came regardless of her status at the time  she made sure all kids had presents.

She was preceded in death by her mother and father and older sister Myrtis Jackson, also her only child Eric A. Riley. She leaves to cherish memories a brother and sister and a host of nieces and nephews.

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The family of Gwendolyn Jackson would like to thank you for the many acts of loving kindness shown to us during our bereavement. Your thoughtfulness is deeply appreciated and will always be remembered.

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