Jackie Carrion

Obituary of Jackie Lee Copenhaver Carrion

Jackie Lee Copenhaver Carrion passed peacefully into her Lord's loving arms January 29, 2021. She was born May 9, 1944  to Mary and Milton "Pete" Copenhaver in Marion, Smyth County, Virginia and attended school there. She made a home for her three daughters and later worked at Wesley Long Hospital for 17 years and completed her career at Greensboro Urban Ministries. Jackie was a wonderful, kind hearted, caring lady whose mission in life was to help others in need. In her spare time she enjoyed growing beautiful flowers and plants, was an avid reader, an accomplished seamstress and wonderful cook.

Jackie leaves behind three daughters whom she loved very much, Julie A. Rumbley (Jan); Jacqueline Jill Allen Willard, and Joan Allen Blackburn (Randy); two brothers, Dennis Copenhaver, and Richard Copenhaver; one sister, Patty Copenhaver; two grandchildren, Jessica Leigh Stowe, and Jacob Charles Stowe; and three great grandchildren, Layla, Madeline, and Scarlett. She will be dearly missed by all.

A celebration of life will be held 2:00PM Saturday, February 6, 2021 at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral Services Kernersville Chapel with Rev. Rick Carter Officiating.


Friends and family may view and sign the guestbook at www.Pierce-JeffersonFuneralService.com


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association - Western North Carolina Chapter 4600 Park Rd. Suite 250 Charlotte, NC 28209.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Amy, Melissa, and John of AuthoraCare Hospice of Greensboro for their kindness and care.

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Celebration of Life

2:00 pm
Saturday, February 6, 2021
Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Service
213 West Mountain Street
Kernersville, North Carolina, United States
(336) 904-1053