of Searcy, AR
August 6, 1940 - April 14, 2021
Shirley Jackson went to be with our Lord on April 14, 2021. Born Shirley Ruth Aaron on August 6, 1940 in Marvell, Arkansas to Oscar and Zula Aaron. She was a member of Kensett First Baptist Church. Shirley was a longtime caregiver for the White County Area. She loved helping people and the ones that she loved to help the most was her family. Shirley loved seeing to their needs and spoiling them as often as she could. She loved to crochet and would crochet the 23rd Psalm and hang them in the house or give them as gifts. As most grandmothers, her grandchildren were a very special part of her life. She is preceded in death by her husband, C.L. Jackson of Searcy, her parents along with two sisters, Dorothy Daughtey and Christine Sylvester and one brother, Presley Aaron. Left to cherish her memory are two sisters, Annette Turley and Cathy Ezell of Heber Springs; two brothers Virgil Aaron of Heber Springs, and Steve Aaron of Jacksonville, Florida; one son, James (Sondra) Grider of Pleasant Plains; two daughters, Jo Barlow and Janet Cherry, both of Searcy; five grandchildren, Shauna (Murry) Pate of Hickory Flat, D.J. (Lauren) Cherry of Jonesboro, Stephen (Alicia) Cherry of Searcy, Chelsea (Caleb) Brackett of Pleasant Plains, Jarrod (Bayleigh) Grider of Pleasant Plains; six great grandchildren, Mallory Pate, Carter Cherry, Cate Cherry, Winn Cherry, Anniston Brackett and Hazel Brackett along with many nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends. A Graveside Service has been scheduled for Friday, April 16, 2021 at 10:00 AM at the Sugarloaf Cemetery in Heber Springs, Arkansas. The family would like to take this opportunity to extend a heartfelt Thank You to the Staff at Summitt Hospice with a Special Thank You her nurses, Kasey and Kristin and Lettie. All services are under the direction of Roller-Daniel Funeral Home, Searcy, Arkansas.Online Guestbook:www.rollerfuneralhomes.com
I miss having you here beside me everyday. I love you to the moon and back mama ♥️ I am truly blessed to have had you as a mom, because you were the best. I’ll see you soon. I love you mom ♥️😘
A former sister-n-law that had the kindest and gentle way about her-I seriously doubt that she ever had 1 person that didn’t like or love her dearly!She was a loving mom to the 3 kids that I knew and the best wife she knew how to be—can’t wait to see her again in God’s new world❣️
So sorry for your loss.
I worked with Shirley at Home Health . She crochet and framed a piece for me I will forever treasure it. May you rest in peace my Friend. Prayers for her Family. Gone but Never Forgotten
Sorry for your loss, but she leaves behind so many good memories, hang on to those. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time of grief. Love and prayers.
Sorry for your loss. Always loved to visiting with het at uncle Joe's. Hang onto the memories
Shirley was a very special lady. She and I taught sunday school in children's department for years. I am sorry for your loss.
Thinking of you all and sending love and hugs!