Janet Leigh Jackson

19570515 –


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Janet Leigh Jackson passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2019 surrounded by her family. Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life of 62 years at 2:00 pm on Sunday, June 9, 2019, followed by a reception at Lake Ridge Chapel.

Janet was born on May 15, 1957 to D. S. and Helen (Bain) Reno in Tahoka, TX and graduated from Tahoka High School. She married the love of her life, Glen Jackson on March 23, 1979 and they enjoyed every day together for forty years. Janet had a heart for taking care of people. She was a homemaker and a devoted mother and grandmother.

Survivors include her husband, Glen; two sons, Justin Jackson and fiancé Andria Villa and Matthew Jackson and wife Carrie all of Lubbock; grandchildren, Trinity Jackson, Gabrielle Jackson, Justin Jackson, Jr., Tyler Jackson and Mattelyn Jackson; and two brothers, Larry Reno, and Jerry Reno and wife Vera all of Tahoka.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Patricia Duke and husband Robert.

The family of Janet Leigh Jackson would appreciate contributions to be given to Hospice of Lubbock, 3702 21st Street, Lubbock, Texas 79410 in her memory.


12 thoughts on “Janet Leigh Jackson”

  1. Loving wife you will be missed dearly, I can’t express in words how important you are to me. LOVE YOU HONEY. Rest in Peace knowing all is well with your Family.

  2. Wade and Beverly Wiley

    We are so sorry to hear about Janet. She fought a long battle, and I know she was welcomed into heaven hearing the words “Well done, thou good and faithful servant”. Glen – always know your other sister loves you! Our prayers will be with all of you through the coming days. Please do not hesitate to contact either of us if we can do anything for you or the kids, or if you just need a shoulder.

  3. Janet thank you for all you have done for Tyler. You are the best Granny and he loved you so very much. We were all blessed to have such an amazing sweet person in our lives and you will be missed terribly. We love you. Rest in Peace.

  4. I am praying for the family and everyone who loved her. Janet was a real lady who liked to laugh and she loved her family. She will be missed by many.

  5. Janet was a wonderful caregiver. She used to babysit for me. One time my daughter and I ran into her at the grocery store. My daughter cried to go home with Janet because she loved staying with her so much. She was a loving person that I know will be missed by so many. I’m so glad you touched my life in a special way. Rest In Peace sweet lady. ❤️

  6. Jennifer ONeal

    Aunt Janet,
    You have a loving heart and a beautiful spirit. You have always been kind and caring and I am blessed to have known you. You will be missed but never forgotten. I love you! May you rest in peace in the arms of our loving Lord.
    I pray for peace and comfort for Uncle Glen and all of the family.

  7. Janet was a beautiful person inside and out. She was a wonderful mother, wife and grandmother. Also friend. We’ve had lots of laughs and sad times in our 40 years of friendship. It has always been a pleasure to be in the same family with her. She will be greatly missed. My prayers are with Glen, Matt, Justin , Carrie and the grandchildren. She loved them all more than life itself. A very special thanks to Carrie for helping her through her tough times. We love you all!

  8. Janet – You will truly be missed, but not forgotten! You have touched so many lives in so many ways, as a great wife, mother, grandmother, sister-in-law and friend.
    It has been a pleasure and an honor to have known and loved you.
    May Glen and family find comfort in your memories.

  9. I know that you and Uncle Glen showed me what it was to love a family. You took me in when I was in need of a place to stay. Y’all showed me the tough love I needed, and the need for speed. I’ve learned a lot from the two of you. I know I didn’t get to spend a lot of time with yall once I went in the army, nut I continued to love you dearly! Just know that we will miss and love you always. Rest in peace Aunt Janet. You are now with our savior. We shall be so lucky one day!!! Love you!

  10. I only knew Janet for a few years. Our grandsons played together. She was a treasured neighbor and friend and will be greatly missed. Love you Suzie, Ron and Michael!

  11. Bill and Linda Adams

    Glen, you and your family have been in out thoughts and prayers during these difficult times. We will continue our prayers for all of you during the coming days. We know you are comforted knowing that Janet is free of pain and is in heaven with our Lord and Savior. We are here for you at any time.

  12. Courtney O’Neal

    Janet was one of the most kind hearted people I knew. It was a blessing to have been apart of her life. She is at peace in heaven with our Lord and Savior. Glen, I love and miss you. Thank you for everything that you and Janet have ever done for me. Prayers for the healing of you and your family during this time of loss.

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