Dearest and wonderful, Ms. Betty Jean Jackson was born on October 10, 1946 to the late Robert and Queen Pittman in Campbellton, Florida. Betty was one of twelve children.
She was happily married to the late Clarence Jackson, for a few years until he departed.
Eddie Forte was loving and a true mate for Betty encompassing over forty years. He remained by
her side until she took her last breath.
She enjoyed fishing, cooking, gardening and being in the company of family.
She was a faithful member of True Vine Baptist Church where she served on the Usher Board as the President. She was employed at Regal Boat Company for 32 years and retired in 2011.
During her union to Clarence Jackson, two children were born.
She leaves to cherish her loving memories two children: Rose Myers of Orlando, Florida and Clarence Jackson of Orlando, Florida; four grandchildren: Clarence Jackson III, Clive Myers, Laporchia Jackson Pryor (Leandra) and Jared Clemons; ten great grandchildren;a sister and brother: Maybell Cook and James (Tonya) Pittman all of Campbellton, Florida; three sisters-in-law: Charity Jackson of Orlando, Florida, Lessley B. Pittman of Orlando, Florida and Gladys Pittman of Campbellton, Florida; nieces: Teresa Session Burden, Queen Session and Earlene Curry Williams; a host of nieces, nephews and cousins; godson: Climira (Aurelia) Robbins; goddaughter: Tasha Fields of Orlando, Florida; committed loved one: Shirley Gain.