Lila Joyce Jackson

JACKSON, Lila Joyce (nee Suchiu)

Graduated to Glory on Friday, September 8, 2017. Predeceased by her parents, George and Victoria (nee Hanbidge) Suchiu. Loving wife of Pastor Rodger Jackson for 49 years. Cherished Mother of Kristin Jackson, Erin Bernath (Ben) and Adam Jackson (Laura). She will be missed by her grandchildren, Olivia, Chloe, Julia, Hannah, Luke and Paisley. Lila is also survived by her sister Doreen Jackson and her brother Ron Suchiu (Colleen). She was loved by sisters and brother in law Barbara Kenshol (Barry), late Ron Jackson (Brenda), Ken Jackson (Shirley), Nancy Moir (Rick), Kevin Jackson (Lynne) and was a special aunt to many nieces and nephews as well as great nieces and nephews. Lila loved the Lord Jesus and was His faithful servant! She spent 42 years in ministry with Rodger serving in Manitoba and Ontario. Lila was blessed by her fellowship at Church of the Living Word and referred to herself as the "Minister of Hugs!" Her presence will be deeply missed by the congregation. Her greatest passion was for the salvation of her family and friends. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Sunday from 7-9 p.m. and on Monday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. Visiting will continue at Church of the Living Word, 1697 South Middle Road, Woodslee on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 from 10 a.m. until time of Funeral Service to celebrate Lila's life at 11 a.m. Private family interment to take place. If desired memorial donations made to Church of the Living Word or Windsor Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their memories online at