BLUFF DALE - A memorial service for Billie Jean Jackson, 81, will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 21, at Stephenville Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Sunday at Stephenville Funeral Home.

Billie was born on March 20, 1935 in Cleburne to the late William Virgil and Emma Flora Gregory Ratliff.  She married Elvis Roy Jackson on December 13, 1969 in Granbury.  He preceded her in death on March 20, 1991.  Billie grew up, and lived her childhood days in Cleburne.  She lived the past 25 years in Bluff Dale.  Billie was a member of the Bluff Dale Baptist Church, and worked many years at the Flea Market in Stephenville.  She was a homemaker.

Billie is survived by her sons, Joe Edward and wife Susan Ratliff of Bluff Dale, and Charles Wayne and wife Wanda Kyle also of Bluff Dale; grandchildren, Joseph Christopher Ratliff, Karrie Ann Francis, Nicole McIntire, Deloras Elaine, Norma Sadler, Norman Charles Kyle, and Richard Wayne Kyle; several great grandchildren; and several great great grandchildren.

Besides her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by four sisters and one brother.

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