Jacquelyn “Jackie” Cockrell Mims, 89, of Ladson widow of Clarence Aimar Mims passed away peacefully on Saturday March 28, 2020.
Jackie was born March 21, 1931 in Edgefield County a daughter of William Louis Cockrell and Leonora Violet Rawl Cockrell.
A retired administrator for The Baptist College, now known as Charleston Southern, Jackie proudly served her country in the US Air Force during the Korean Conflict.
Surviving are a brother- John O’ Brien and his wife, Betty; a granddaughter- Janice Schumaker and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband she is predeceased by a daughter- Patricia Mims Schumaker Hyman and a grandson William Aimer Schumaker.
Her funeral service will be held at Russell Funeral Chapel Tuesday March 31, 2020 at 2 o’clock. Due to the current COVID-19 rules of social distancing, the family invites you to join them for the service via live stream by visiting Russell Funeral Chapel’s Facebook page.
There will be a private burial at St. John’s Baptist Church Cemetery in Pinopolis.
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