Tena Fanuiel Jackson, 65, received her reward of eternal rest on July 1, 2012, at Houston Hospice.
Tena was born February 6, 1947, to Shalmanser and Lenora Woodard Fanuiel in Galveston, TX. She was retired educator of 32 years from La Marque ISD and was a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. and the NAACP.
Tena was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, and a nephew.
She leaves to cherish her memories with her son: Kenneth Lee Jackson, Jr.; daughter: Lenora Fanuiel; grandsopn: Jonathan Fanuiel-Batiste; sisters: Nancy Fanuiel Worlds (Charlie) and Shirley Fanuiel; uncle: George Woodard (Rosalee); nephew: Robert Worlds Jr.; niece: Shalnora Worlds; great nephew: Robert Worlds III and a host of other family and many special friends.
The A.K.A. Sorority, Inc. will have their Ivy Beyond the Wall ceremony at 10:00 AM on Friday, July 6, 2012, followed by a Celebration of Life service at 11:00 AM, at Gtr. Bell Zion Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Jerry B. Lee officiating. Burial will follow at Rising Star Cemetery.