D. Jackie Plant (Nanny), 89, of Benton went peacefully to be with Jesus, her Savior, and Tata, her husband on July 19, 2014. She was born in El Dorado on Dec. 14, 1924 to Donald Lee and Ida Rae Kendrick. Jackie was an active member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church in Benton.
Jackie married her high school sweetheart, Jim Plant. She was a wonderful homemaker, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and known by many as “Nanny.” Known to be a peacemaker and to never say a negative word about anyone.
Jackie was preceded in death by her husband, parents, and two brothers. She is survived by her daughter, Donna (Gary) Jenkins; son, Jerry (Shirley) Plant; brother, Jim (Jerry) Kendrick; sister-in-law, Frances Henderson, as well as eight grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.
Graveside service was held Monday, July 21 at Edgewood Cemetery in North Little Rock.
Arrangements are by Roller-Owens.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, 5408 Alcoa Road, Benton AR 72015.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/owens