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Mama Korto Jackson

“Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.”
With heavy hearts the Jackson, Quatama and Quelimini Doo families deeply regret to announce the Home-Going of our beloved mother, grandmother, great grand mother, sister, cousin, and friend, Mama Korto Jackson.  Mama, Norto or Korto J as she was affectionately called departed this life peacefully on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 after a protracted illness.

Mama will be missed by so many.  She leaves to mourn her loss her children, Mrs. Kiapeh Jackson-Tokpa (Dr. Henrique Tokpa), Hon Ranney Banama Jackson, Sr. (Alice Kebbeh Jackson), Quatama Jackson, Garmai Jackson-Garyu (George Garyu), Phetor Jackson (Euphemia Makor Jackson),  Raymond Jackson, (Garmai Jackson), Bendu Jackson-Paye, Quapaker Jackson, Gormah Jackson-Jallah (Rev. Steve Jallah), Mommy, Damowoe, Mark, Kolleh, Dwaplay, Datuma, and Janet.  She also leaves to mourn her god sons Mr. Albert Gondo, several grand and great grandchildren and a host of relatives.  May she rest in peace and may light perpetual shine on her.

1st Wake Keeping (All Tributes at Wake)
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Beginning at 8p.m. (All night Wake)
The Administrative Building
Gbarnga, Bong County

2nd Wake Keeping (All Tributes at Wake)
Friday, October 18, 2013
Wake begins at 5:00 p.m. (All Night Wake)
Pelelei Town, Bong County, (Lofa Highway)

Saturday, October 19, 2013
Following Internment
Pelelei Town, Bong County

Hotel Information
Hilltop Motel, Gbarnga, Bong County
Crystal Palace, Gbarnga, Bong County
Good Neighbor Motel, Gbarnga, Bong County

Departure from Monrovia to Gbarnga
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Removal: 11:00a.m. from A.B. Roberts Funeral Home, Free Way
To Gbarnga Administrative Building

1st Departure From Gbarnga
Saturday, October 19, 2013
8:00 a.m. from Lofa Parking to Pelelei Town

Departure from Pelelei to Gbarnga to Monrovia
4:00 p.m. following Repast

Hon Ranney B. Jackson, Sr. …… 231-886-522855
Mrs.  Kiapeh Jackson-Tokpa …. 231-886-423702
Mr. Quatama Jackson, Sr. …….. 231-886-733036
Mrs. Garmai Jackson Garyu ….. (651) 354-1552
Mr. Phetor Jackson ………………. (443) 360-8125
Mrs. Gormah Jackson-Jallah …. (205) 396-8935
Mrs. Alice Kebbeh Jackson …… (443) 220-4456
Mr. Tyronne Kerkulah ………….. (609) 851-6956
Mrs. Harriett Lady Carter………. (443) 621-3778
Rev. Titus D. Clarke ………………. (443) 761-9652