Dorestine Mae "Tee Tee" Pierre Jackson, 70, a resident of Sorrel, LA and a native of Charenton, LA, passed away on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 4:15 pm at the Belle Teche Nursing and Rehabiltation Center in New Iberia, LA.
Viewing will take place on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Jones Funeral Home 1101 Main Street in Franklin, LA., from 8:00 AM until 11:00 AM. Visitation will resume at 12 Noon until funeral services at 2:00 PM at the St. Moses Baptist Church 20135 LA. HWY. 182 Jeanerette, LA 70544, with Bishop B. K. Stevens Officiating. Burial will follow funeral services in the St. John Cemetery 334 Martin Luther King Road Charenton, LA.
Memories of Dorestine or "Tee Tee" as she was known to many will forever remain in the hearts of her two sons, Maurice Jackson, Sr. and his wife Regina of Jeanerette, LA and Wilson Jackson, Jr. and his wife, Natasha of Sorrel, LA; her former husband, Wilson Jackson, Sr. of Baldwin, LA; a niece she helped to raise as a daughter, Jennifer Washington and her husband, Ronald of Jeanerette, LA; five sisters; Lois P. Toussaint and her husband Paul Jr. of Charenton, LA; Carol P. Lockett of Charenton, LA; Virginia P. Madison of Baldwin, LA; Debra P. Williams and her husband, Rev. Ivory WIlliams of Franklin, LA; and Nina P. Martin her husband, Calvin of Charenton, LA; five grandchildren, Maurice Jackson, Jr., Damarcus Jackson, Asia Jackson, Jada Jackson and Riley Jackson; two godchildren, Jadawne Hamilton and Germaine George; two uncles, Willard Pierre and his wife, Louise of Baldwin, LA and Miller Pierre and his wife Betty of Lincoln, CA; two brothers-in-law, Bernard Ellois of Cranberry, PA and Republican Jackson and his wife Belinda of St. Martinville, LA; three sisters-in-law and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Dorestine was preceded in death by her daughter, Weslynn Jackson Brown; her parents, Edvin and Idella Pierre; three brothers, Edwin Pierre, Anthony Pierre, and George Marshal Pierre; two sisters, Joyce Pierre Weber and Mary Catherine Pierre Ellois; and one niece, Pascha Marie Madison.
The Jackson Family wishes to express many thanks to the Nursing Staff of Belle Teche Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Valencia Narcisse, Troylynn Wells, Patricia Sam, Ms. Shirley Mitchell, Ms. Cindy Peters, Janeisha Roberts and Sharonalyn Polk.