Diane Jackson

February 29, 2024

Diane Jackson Obituary

  Your life was a blessing, your memory a treasure, You are loved beyond words, missed beyond measure. 

With much  love spread and many memories  shared, our beloved Diane accepted her angel's  invitation into the kingdom on Thursday, February 29,  2024 at Complete Care of Mercerville in Hamilton, NJ. As a result, our hearts are less bright but we know the heavens are filled with extra doses of love, joy, peace and laughter. 

Diane Marsellia Jackson was  born on August 2, 1950 in Trenton, New Jersey to Minnie Pearl Jackson and Edward J. Wilson. She remained a resident of Trenton her entire life. 

She was  educated in the Trenton public school system, she later obtained her GED after graduating from University Center for Continuing Care wher she also earned a certificate in Geriatric Clinical Nursing. Diane was employed as a nurses assistant for a number of years. She then became employed as a security guard for Wake- hutt and for Trane where she retired from. 

In her leisure time, Diane enjoyed taking frequent visits to both Atlantic City and Parx Casino. She loved spending ,quality time with her family and close friends. Diane will be missed by all who knew her. 

She was  predeceased by the love of her life John R. McNeil;ner mother Minnie Pearl Jackson; her father Edward J. Wilson; her special uncle Ernie Harris. 

Diane's  memory will be cherished and forever remembered by her three loving daughters Diana L. Jackson-Jenkins (Rasheen), Kisha C. -Manning and Nicole L. Manning-Ackwood   (Byron); her two grandchildren Davon B.  Manning-Hardwick and Tanika Jackson; three great grandchildren Zaniyah Quinones, Zahir Jackson and Zakai Richards; a special aunt Mary Mason; a host of cousins, other relatives and friends. 


Funeral service will be 11am Saturday, March 16, 2024 at Hughes Funeral Home, 324 Bellevue Ave., Trenton, NJ 08618. Calling hour will be 10am until the time of service. Interment will be private.

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Calling Hour
March 16, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Hughes Funeral Home
324 Bellevue Ave, Trenton
Trenton, NJ 08618

Funeral Service
March 16, 2024

11:00 AM
Hughes Funeral Home
324 Bellevue Ave, Trenton
Trenton, NJ 08618

Private Interment


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