February 21, 1919 ‒ March 03, 2016
Vangie Jackson, 97, of Delaware passed away Thursday afternoon March 3, 2016 at her residence.
She was born February 21, 1919 in East Lynn, West Virginia to the late John Wesley and Naomi (Thompson) Crabtree.
Vangie was the last surviving founding member of the Eastside Mission Church where she taught flannel graph for 50 years and she was also an avid doll collector.
Left to cherish her memory are sons Terry of Delaware, Larry (Susan) of Bristol, Indiana, Ron (Dianna) of Tampa, Florida and Dennis of Fountain Hills, Arizona; ten grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren; sister Opal Perry of Indianapolis, Indiana. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years Herman, daughter-in-law Kay Jackson, five brothers Beecher, Dewey, Shirley, Homer and Raymond and three sisters Grace, Goldie and Fannie.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday March 8, 2016 from 11:00 am until the time of funeral services at 1:00 pm at the Eastside Mission Church, 32 Joy Avenue, Delaware with Rev. Donnie Akers officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Memorial Park Cemetery.
Contributions in Vangie’s memory may be made to the Eastside Mission Church.
To share a memory of Vangie or to offer a condolence to the family, please visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com