Dorothy Pope-Jackson

Born: Tue., May 9, 1944
Died: Wed., May 10, 2017


12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Tue., May 16, 2017
Location: Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Tue., May 16, 2017
Location: Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church

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Mrs. Dorothy A. (Moore) Pope-Jackson, a resident of Woodmont Drive, South Bend, Indiana, passed away at the age of 73 on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Memorial Hospital.

Dorothy was born to the union of Alton and Mae Bell (Golden) Moore on May 9, 1944 in Collierville, Tennessee. She graduated from Mounds High School in Mounds, Illinois and graduated from ABC Beauty College. Coming from Mounds, Illinois, she moved to South Bend in 1965. In 1989, in South Bend, she and Joe Jackson were married. Dorothy was employed as a cosmetologist by Hair Emporium and Unique Beauty Salon. She was a member of Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church where she served on the Mothers Board.  In the 1980’s, she formed a Food-Co-op.

Mrs. Jackson is survived by her husband, Joe Jackson; daughters: Katrina Pope of Naples, Florida, Ramona Pope of Lauderhill, Florida, Niyoka Cook (Craig) Lovings, Noblesville, Indiana, Sharon Jackson and Lisa Jackson, both of South Bend, Indiana; sons: James Pope Jr., Columbus, Georgia, Joe (Angie) Jackson Jr., and Leslie (Angie) Jackson, both of South Bend, Indiana; 28 grandchildren; sisters: Joyce (Elverse) Alexander, Canton, Mississippi, Patsy Hoskins and Doris Moore, both of Chicago Heights, Illinois; brothers: Alford Moore and Demitrius Moore, both of Chicago Heights, Illinois; brother-in-law, Leonard (Gloria) Jackson, St. Louis, Missouri; sister-in-law, Ruth Blackmon, Poplar Bluff, Missouri, Charlie MacFee, Niles, Michigan; along with other relatives and friends.

Mrs. Jackson was preceded in death by a son, Jamey Pope; two brothers: Jesse Moore and Larry Moore; sisters-in-law: Naomi Jackson, Rosie Jackson and Delores Jackson; and brother-in-law, Arthur Jackson.

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Connie Moore
   Posted Sat May 13, 2017
Oh My! It's unbelievable Dorothy and I will not have another conversation at the beauty shop. I am sending prayers up to heaven for all Dorothy's family and friends!

Joyce Milton Spears
   Posted Sat May 13, 2017
My God! What a beautiful soul! Family you all are in our prayers. May the peace of God rule in your hearts during this time of transition.

Rev. and Mrs. Thomas L. Spears
Mansfield, Louisiana

Brenda M.Kelly
   Posted Sat May 13, 2017
Cousin Dorothy i will miss seeing your smile at the family reunion next month.But i know you'll be there much love......

Patricia Allen
   Posted Sat May 13, 2017
I can't believe that Mrs, Dorothy is gone. I just send her an Birthday message on Facebook, she was an good friend and awesome beautician. I am truly sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers goes out to her family and friends. I wish you healing and peace.

Roy and Linda Richardson
   Posted Mon May 15, 2017
Our hearts are with great sadness on hearing of the death of cousin Dorothy. We enjoyed the fellowship on last year at the family reunion in Shreveport, LA and we're looking forward to the gathering this year in Myrtle Beach. Her smile and support will be greatly missed. Cousin Joe we are offering up our prayers to you and the family during this time of grief. Pray that you will find comfort in God's Word and the support of your family and friends. Let us continue to look to the hills from which all our help comes from. For God's Word is a comfort and guide always and forever! πŸ™πŸΎπŸ™πŸΎπŸ™πŸΎ

Marlene Scott
   Posted Tue May 16, 2017
My condolences to the family!

Sheri Jones -Baker
   Posted Tue May 16, 2017
Karina, my condolences to you and your love ones. May your Mom rest in peace.

Doris Durr Ross
   Posted Tue May 16, 2017
To God be the glory for her life and legacy.
Tougaloo College '75

Joyce C. Scott
   Posted Tue May 16, 2017
My deepest condolences. My continued prayers will be with you and your family.

Sherry Phillips & Family
   Posted Wed May 17, 2017
What A Wonderful Woman A Heart Of Gold GOD BLESS This Family You Are In My Prayer's

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