Jacqueline E. Vann
NEWSOMS – Jacqueline Ellis “Jackie” Vann, 87, passed away Nov. 28, 2020. Born in Southampton County, she was a daughter of the late Benjamin Franklin Ellis and Ethel Saunders Ellis and was also predeceased by a son, Andy Franklin Vann, a sister, Mildred Catlett and two brothers, B.F. Ellis Jr. and Howard Ellis.
Jackie was a 1950 graduate of Newsoms High School and a member of Newsoms Baptist Church.
Left to cherish her memory is her husband of 69 years, Robert Sumner Vann Sr.; two daughters, Sharon V. DeVillier (Ray) of Fayetteville, North Carolina and Vicki V. Gray (Wayne) of Boykins; two sons, Robert S. “Bobby” Vann Jr. (Kathy) of Boykins and Randy C. Vann (Sherry) of Newsoms; a daughter-in-law, Ercelle Vann; 14 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren.
A service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2020 in Newsoms Baptist Church with the Rev. Thomas Wallace officiating. Burial will follow in Hollywood Cemetery. The family suggests that memorial donations be made to Newsoms Baptist Church.