Jean Ann Jackson Quimby was born in Leary, GA on September 2, 1957 to the late Allen Jackson, Sr. and the late Vearlie Mae Culbreath.
She confessed her love for Christ at an early age and joined Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Steubenville, Ohio. She later joined Rocky Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Albany, GA. Jean graduated from Steubenville High School in 1976 in Steubenville, Ohio. She also attended
Albany Jr. College and Albany Vocational Technical School, where she received her degree.She was employed with the Dougherty County School System for more than 30 years from which she retired.
She was preceded in death by her father, Allen Jackson, Sr., her mother, Vearlie Mae Culbreath;four brothers: Allen Jackson, Jr., Norman Jackson, Paul Jackson, Glover Jackson; a sister, Mary Ann Davis; two aunts: Blanch Teel, Irene Solomon; two uncles: James Solomon and Joe Solomon; and one stepbrother: Edward Culbreath. She was a kind, loving and compassionate
person who loved everyone. On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, Jean gave up her busy walk for eternity when she proclaimed, “I have a fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.” 2 Timothy 4:7.
Precious and everlasting memories will always remain with her loving and devoted family which includes her four children: Kimbreia Green, Kelvin Green, and Melvin Quimby, Jr., all of Albany, GA; Sr. Airman Melteasla Quimby of Okinawa, Japan. One granddaughter that she truly adored, Ke’Yauni Mosley; one sister, Joyce (Charles) Jenkins of Albany, GA; three brothers: Phil (Juanita) Jackson, Dale City, Virginia., Robert (Johnnie) Jackson, Albany, GA, Three stepbrothers, Isaiah (Rosemary) Culbreath, Jr., Steubenville, Ohio, Stanley Culbreath, Columbus,Ohio, Two stepsisters, Willastine Gilliam and Isabell Dawson, both of Columbus, Ohio, and a host of nephews, nieces, relatives, friends and her “crew”.