Sylvia Jackson
In Memory of
Sylvia
Jackson
1937 - 2016
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Jackson's Funeral Homes Inc.
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
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Jackson's Funeral Homes Family
"Dear Jackson Family, We at Jackson's Funeral Home remember November 22nd, and"
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Patty Anderson
"Debbie, Becky, Kelley and Jody so sorry to hear of your loss, just seen a post. "
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Peggy (Oliver) Morgan
"So sorry for your loss. I remember your mother's sweet nature. She is at rest no"
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Margee Bell Castleberry
" Sylvia's smile will always be remembered along with her kindness to everyone sh"
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Joyce Johnson
"So sorry for your loss. Praying for your family."
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Stan & Tralonia Brewer
"Deb, so very sorry to hear of the loss of your precious mother. You and all the "
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Florence Peters
"Will miss this dear lady. God's peace and blessings to her loved ones."
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Melinda Warren Crawford
"Sorry for your loss!!"
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Jamie Renee
"Prayers for you all in the days ahead. What an impact mamaw has made on many liv"
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Whitney Anderson
"Silvia is my great grandmother. Without her I wouldn't have the best nana in the"
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Sandy Rogers
"My heart hurts for you and your family! I loved Ms.Sylvia and missed seeing her "
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Calvin and Betty Westerfield
"Our prayers are with the family"
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Norma Spence
"So sorry for your loss."
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David Clark
"So sorry for your lose.prayers for the family "
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Betty Burlison Ray
"Comfort for the family. So sorry for your loss."
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Dale & Mary Davis
"So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with each one of you during"
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Tips on Writing a Message of Condolence

You may not know exactly what you want to say in your Book of Memories™ condolence message. In fact, this may be the first time you've ever been faced with sharing your feelings or offering comforting words to someone who is grieving a loss. Whether it's the first time, or the fifth, we're here to offer some assistance. We've compiled some tips, and brought together a list of expressive words you can use in your condolences.

Tip #1: Be sincere. It's important to mean what you say, on the deepest emotional level. Yes, we know, "saying what you mean" can be harder - that's why we're here.

Tip #2: Keep it simple. You don't need to say much more than "I'm sorry for you loss," yet it's always wonderful to share a personal memory of their loved one, if you have one.

Tip #3: Don't tell them you know how they feel. Because you can't really know; even if you've endured the loss of a loved one in the past - your grief was yours, and this is theirs.

Tip #4: Share how you felt when you heard the news. Perhaps you were shocked, disbelieving, or deeply saddened. Let them know how the passing affected you personally.

Tip #5: Share Remind them that you will always hold the memory of their loved one close to you. It will be a comfort to them to know that their loved one will be remembered.

A Short List of Appropriate Phrases:

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
  • Please accept my condolences on the loss of your partner.
  • With deepest sympathy for your loss.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Please know our loving thoughts embrace you each and every day.
  • Thinking of you in these difficult times and sending you love.
  • With heartfelt condolences.
  • Wishing you comfort at this sorrowful time.
  • Sharing in your sorrow, thinking of you and wishing I could be there
  • to hold your hand.
  • May the love of those around you, help you through the days ahead.
  • Hold tight to memories for comfort.
  • Lean on your friends for strength, and always remember how much you are cared about.
  • As you comprehend this profound loss, let yourself cry knowing each tear is a note of love rising to the heavens.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Peace, prayers and blessings.
  • Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow.
  • You are in our prayers.
  • May your memories give you strength.
  • Remember that we love and care about you.
  • May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.

After writing and posting a message of condolence to the family, you may also wish to make a memorial donation as a tribute to their loved one, or send flowers to the family home or memorial service. However you choose to express your concern and pay tribute, please know this: it will be deeply appreciated.