Evelyn E. Jackson, 98 of Taylorville passed away on Sunday, May 28, 2023, at 5:45 p.m. at Taylorville Care Center in Taylorville, IL. She was born on August 23, 1924, in Edinburg, IL, the daughter of Ralph and Jessie (Pierce) Rentfrow. She married Winford Jackson on January 13, 1958, in Springfield, IL and he preceded her in death on September 3, 1994.
She is survived by her son: Ronald Jackson of Pensacola, FL; grandchildren: Dennis (Bobbi) Swaney of Texarkana, TX; Ronda (Barry) Settles of Pensacola, FL; Dawn Brewer of Pleasant Garden, NC; Stacy (Bill) Davis of Kincaid, IL; Kevin (Nicole) Jackson of Oak Dale, MN; Daughter-in-Law: Ellen Jackson of Pleasant Garden, NC; Special friends: Jane, Walt and Walter Harwell; nephews: Bob Rentfrow and Tom DeClerck; niece: Janet DeClerck; as well as several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, sons: Terry Eppers, Dennis Jackson; sister: Dolores DeClerck; brother-in-Law: Charles DeClerck and brother: Roy Renfrow.
Graveside service will be held on Friday, June 2, 2023, at 2:00 p.m. at Ponting Cemetery in Stonington, IL with Pastor Dean Rose officiating.