Nov 25 2015
Willa Estep Jackson, 54, passed away Sunday, November 15,
2015. She was born August 1, 1961 in Jacksonville, FL to the late William
& Mattie Hill Estep. Willa had lived in Jacksonville for the past two
years coming here from Long Island, NY and previous to that Dallas, TX.
She was of the Christian faith and loved cooking, gardening, decorating
and going to the beach. Willa was predeceased by her husband of 15 years,
Paul Jackson; brother, James “Plinker” Mathis and sister, Sylvia Mathis.
Survivors include her fiancé of 15 years, Michael Macik; son, William Hill
(fiancé Catherine); daughters, Michelle Hill (Jason), Paula Roy (Daniel),
Jennifer Jackson (fiancé Matthew); sisters, Vivian Thomas, Peggy Hogg
(Danny), Veeda Harvilcz (Michael); grandchildren, Baylee, Noah, Mariah,
two on the way- Matthew, Emma; numerous other family and friends. Funeral
services will be held Saturday, November 28 at 11am in the chapel of Cedar
Bay Funeral Home, 405 New Berlin Road 32218, with Pastor Dave Malmberg
officiating. Interment will follow in Sasser Landing Cemetery in Jennings,
FL. The family will receive friends Saturday beginning at 10am at the
funeral home, 714-1110. The family requests in lieu of flowers that
donations can be made to the funeral home to help with funeral costs.