Charlotte Armstrong Jacko

Published 1:51 pm Friday, June 21, 2019

Charlotte Armstrong Jacko was born in New Orleans, Louisiana. She was the daughter of the late Ralph F. Walters and Eva Armstrong Walters. She relocated to Port Arthur, TX and graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School in 1963. She was active in clubs and organizations in High School and was very proud to be a Lincoln Honeybee.

She joined First Sixth Street Missionary Baptist Church as a teenager and was a faithful member of this church. She married her High School sweetheart, Henry Jacko. They later moved to Los Angeles, California, where she obtained her LVN certification at UCLA. While in Los Angeles, California, she worked at Beverly Glenn Hospital.

Mrs. Jacko and her husband later returned to Port Arthur and she re-united with First Sixth Street Missionary Baptist Church. She then worked at Park Place Hospital and later worked and retired under the leadership of Dr. Marsha Thigpen.

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She was preceded in death by her parents and is survived by her husband, Henry Jacko (Port Arthur), sons, Bryan Jacko (Pomona, CA), Kevin Jacko (Port Arthur, TX), granddaughter, Janyia R. Martin (Pensacola, FL), brother, James Edward and sister, Janet Timmons (both, Paris, CA) and best friend, Joyce Crout (Port Arthur, TX); and a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Gabriel Funeral Home Chapel with visitation from 12 noon until service time.