WILSON – Memorial Services for Mrs. Jackie Dean (Black) Croskell, 78, of Ardmore are scheduled for 11 a.m., Tuesday, August 16, 2016 at the Alexander Funeral Home Chapel with David Russell officiating with Thomas Russell and Steve Russell assisting. 

Mrs. Jackie Dean (Black) Croskell was born April 29, 1938 in Orr, Okla. to the late Mr. Alferd Delbert “Steve” Black and Lucille Elizabeth (Guthrie) Alexander.  She departed from this life on August 10, 2016 in Ardmore.

Jackie was raised in Orr.  She married Joe E. Croskell March 9, 1967 in Gainesville.  Jackie worked outside her home in the public for many, many years.  She found her calling as a caregiver and was very passionate following that as a Nurse’s Aide at the Ardmore V.A. Center for 16 years. Jackie enjoyed shopping and being with her family.  She was of the Baptist faith.

Jackie is preceded in death by her father, Steve Black; mother, Lucille Elizabeth Alexander; sister, Patsy Jo Black; brother, John Edward “Sonny” Black, Sr.; son, Jay Sargent; and infant daughter, Stephanie Dean Sargent.

She is survived by her husband, Joe, of the home, children Pam Bryant of Ardmore, Pat Jennings and husband, Joe, of Ratliff City, Gene Croskell of Ardmore, Diann Sargent of Ft. Worth, Texas, Jolyn Baldwin and husband, Steve, of Edmond, Leawyn Hampton of Oklahoma City, special daughter-in-law Karen Ruth Sargent of Ardmore; brother Donald Winston and wife, Judy, of Braggs, Okla., 13 grandchildren with one other on the way, 10 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and other family.

Honorary bearers will be Jimbo Fincher, Chase Jennings, Tate Jennings, Dillon Kenaga, Ryan Kenaga and Nathan Thogmartin.

On line condolences may be made to www.alexanderfuneralhome.org.