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August 14, 2013
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Jessie Retta Butler Jackson, a longtime resident of San Antonio, Texas, passed away Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, at 9 p.m., in the Downtown Baptist Hospital in San Antonio at the age of 73 years, 6 months, and 9 days. Jessie was born Jan. 23, 1940, in Floresville, the daughter of Fred Butler and Violet Kuykendall Howard.

After graduation from Floresville High School, class of 1958, Jessie attended St. Philips College in San Antonio, and worked many years before retiring.

Jessie was preceded in death by her father, Fred Butler; her stepfather, Mack Howard; her brother, Edward Lawrence Butler; and her uncle, Walter Kuykendall.

She is survived by her loving mother, Violet Howard of San Antonio; her precious children, Jacqueline Renee Jackson of San Antonio, and Zachary Todd Jackson and fiancée Sylvia of San Antonio; her sister, Sherley Hill and husband Eddie of San Antonio; her aunts, Leatrice Williams of San Antonio and Theda Matthews of Floresville; her uncle, Chris Kuykendall of San Antonio; her great-aunt, Daisy Kuykendall of San Antonio; and her sister-in-law, Vernon Butler of San Antonio.

Visitation was held on Friday, Aug. 9, from 6-9 p.m. in the Vinyard Funeral Home Chapel in Floresville.

A funeral service was held on Saturday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home, officiated by Pastor Hugh A. Jones.

Interment followed in the Floresville City Cemetery No. 2 in Floresville.

Serving as pallbearers were Freddie Butler, Darryl Matthews, Horace Harris, Bradley Williams, Jody Alexander, and Khalil Rashed-Boone.

Serving as honorary pallbearers were Roger Jackson, Jadrien Jackson, Jharte Johnson, James Johnson, Brandon Jones, and Odarias Jones.
 

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Betty Freasier  
Floresville, TX  
August 17, 2013 2:41pm
 
Shirley, I know the sadness of losing a sister and you are in my thoughts and prayers. Wishing you and your family comfort as you mourn the loss of your loved one. With love from your old classmate, Betty.

 
Judy Whitley  
Floresville, TX  
August 15, 2013 9:28am
 
I never knew Jessie, but I know her sweet mother (Miss Violet) and a number of family members, including Theda Rose and several grandchildren. Please accept our sincere condolences, and know that your family is in our thoughts ... More ›

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