On July 28, 1946 in Goodrich, Texas. A beautiful baby girl was born to Mr. Alvin and Marie Bookman. They named her Alnetta Rose Bookman. She was the fifth of twelve children born to that union. She grew up in Goodrich and attended public schools there.
She accepted Christ at an early age at New Hope Baptist Church. During her lifetime she was employed with Walmart for many years, also a correctional officer for Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Many of her favorite things to do included eating, shooting basketball with her kids, spending as much time as possible with her family.
She was preceded in death by both parents; the love of her life her husband Mr. Walter Jackson; Sisters: Annie Mae Farr; Lillian Baltrip; Beaula Bookman; and Emma McGowen; Brother: Nathianel Bookman.
She leaves to cherish her beautiful memories: Children: Terry Jackson (Rebecca) of Houston, TX; Savannah Jackson of Livingston, Texas; Grandchildren: Rashard Edwards, and Girard Edwards both of Livingston, TX; Cartezeter Jackson of Cleveland, TX; Demarcus Jackson of Livingston, TX; Anastacia Jackson of Houston, TX; Kimille Jackson and Kyelynn Jackson both of Conroe, TX; Sisters: Mary Wyatt of Goodrich,TX; Willie Garrett of Goodrich, TX; Bertha Adam (Rodgers) of Livingston, TX; Gertrude Pope of Shepherd, TX; Katherine Burton (J.L) of Hayward California; Brothers-In-Law: Joe Jackson (Stella); Luther Jackson; Earnest Jackson (Nazarine); Shurby Jackson (Vickey); Jessie Jackson (Sandra) all of Livingston, TX; Bobby Jackson (Pam) of Houston, TX 4 Great-Grandchildren; Special Friends: Johnnie Mae Wyatt; Eartha Lee Stone; a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Active Pallbearers: Perry Brown; Sammy Brown; Will Jackson; Earnest Rodgers; J C Cooper; Willie Johnson; Richard Farr
Honorary Pallbearers: Terry Jackson; Rashad Edwards; Girard Edwards; Richard Bookman