Mrs. Jacqueline Creecy (Jackie) passed peacefully from this life the morning of March 26th. She was surrounded and supported by her loving family and caregivers during the last days of her life. Jacqueline was born on June 5, 1937 to Mr. and Mrs. Otis Richardson in West Virginia. Jacqueline received her formal education through Booker T. Washington High School, where she excelled in her studies.
Jackie possessed a sweet spirit of elegance and beauty. She was a hard working mother who raised three boys. She was employed by Children’s Hospital of the Kings Daughter’s, where she served devotedly for 27 years before retiring in 1984. Upon retiring, Jackie became a member of Daughters of Radiant Temple #1200 and Past Matron of Excelsior Chapter #82, Order of the Eastern Star. In her leisure time, she enjoyed baking her highly desired desserts, shopping, decorating and gardening. Amongst all she loved helping others and spending time with her family and friends.
Mrs. Creecy is predeceased by her parents, Johnnie Mae and Otis Richardson; husband, Emanuel Creecy; sons, Calvin (Mickey) and Gary (Jo-Jo) Skinner. To cherish her memory she leaves one son, Freddie Skinner, two sisters, Lena Pulley and Sylvia Lightfoot; Special Friend, Patrick Jones; 8 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, 3 great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.