Carolyn Jean Duke Jackson


Carolyn Jean Duke Jackson, 85, wife of Charles Allen Jackson, Sr., died Thursday, July 27, 2023, at her home.

Born February 28, 1938, in Little Rock, AR, she was a daughter of the late Cecil Duke and the late Lillian Bernice Sawyer Duke. She was a member of First Free Will Baptist Church of Florence.

She is survived by her husband of 65 ½ years of Manning; three children, Charles A. Jackson, Jr. of Manning, Cheryl Smith (Jeffrey) of Isle of Palms and Cary Jackson of Manning; two granddaughters, Jessica Smith and Ashley Moose (Jamie); a great granddaughter, Emmalene Smith; two sisters, Barbara Hilton (Bob) of Summerton and Virginia Sue Davis of Little Rock, AR; a brother, Bill Duke (Penny) of Conway, AR; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be private.

Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church Street, Manning, is in charge of arrangements, (803) 435-2179.