Mrs. Alberta Cross Jackson, 83, of Chatsworth, Georgia, departed this life Friday, December 22, 2017 at the local hospital. Alberta was born April 12, 1934, in Charleston, Tennessee, a daughter of the late Hubert Eugene and Florence Vietta Heifner Cross. She was also preceded in death by her husband who died, January 11, 1991, Ralph Jackson, her son, Ralph David Jackson, her daughter and son-in-law, Wilma and Mark Moon, brothers, Charles Cross and Danny Cross and a nephew, Clifford Eugene Chuck Cross. Alberta was a faithful member of the Eleventh Avenue Baptist Church.
She is survived by her grandchildren, Christopher Jackson, Timothy and Michelle Jackson, Joshua and Chasidy Moon and Chandra Moon; daughter-in-law, Chris Jackson; great-grandchildren, Dylan and Dustin Moon, Sidney, Savannah and Scarlett Jackson, and Alice Jackson; brothers and sister-in-law, Donnie Cross, Georgia and Linda Cross; uncle Roy Lee Boring; aunt, Myrtle Wilhoit; special friends, Mozelle Jackson, Gary and Karen Ballew; many, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Services to celebrate the life of Ms. Alberta Cross Jackson will be held on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. from Ponders Melrose Chapel with Reverend Ronald Guffey and Reverend Robert Beavers officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her beloved husband at the Smyrna Baptist Church Cemetery in Murray County, Georgia. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 between the hours of 5:00 P.M. and 9:00 P.M. and after 12:00 p.m. noon Thursday until the service hour.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.pondersfuneralhome.com
Arrangements by locally owned and operated Ponders Melrose Chapel & Dalton Crematory, Dalton, GA. (706)226-4002 YOUR SELECTED INDEPENDENT FUNERAL HOME
Published on December 27, 2017