Jettie English

Jettie Adkins English

Wednesday, September 21st, 1932 - Monday, April 27th, 2020
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Jettie Adkins English, age 87, of Chatham, entered into rest on April 27, 2020 at SOVAH Health in Danville.

She was born on September 21, 1932, in Pittsylvania County, the daughter of the late Howard Adkins and the late Minnie Matherly Adkins. She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Curtis English.

She was a member of New Bethel Church of The Brethren and attended Emmanuel Church of the Brethren. She was a faithful wife and faithful mother. She graduated from Climax High School in the class of 1950.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her two sons, Rodney English and Patrick (Shelley) English; three grandchildren, Nathaniel Mayhew, Matthew English, and Ricki English; and a great-grandchild, Lucas Oakes.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Deborah Mayhew; and a grandchild, Mark Mayhew.

Due to Covid-19 Virus, a private graveside service will be held at New Bethel Church of the Brethren Cemetery.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to Gideons International or to the charity of your choice.

Scott Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Chatham is serving the English family.
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  • Service

    Thursday, April 30th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Thursday, April 30th, 2020 2:00pm
    New Bethel Church of the Brethren Cemetery
    313 Lark Dr.
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  • Interment

    New Bethel Church of the Brethren Cemetery
    Lark Road
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Tom & Ann Tuck

Posted at 11:25am
So sorry for your loss. Our Prayers go out to the family

Steve Shelton

Posted at 08:49pm
Curtis, your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Steve and Michelle Shelton

Ronnie Pickral

Posted at 08:06pm
I am so sorry for the loss of Jettie. We know she is in a better place and no longer suffering.
God bless your and your family at this time.

Ronnie Pickral

Karen Rigney

Posted at 11:05am
Prayers for all the family. I enjoyed seeing Jettie each week for years at the beauty shop. We shared so many memories of our family. And knowing so many of the same since we were related. May God give you comfort in the days ahead. With Sympathy, Karen Rigney


Posted at 09:02am
Curtis, so sorry to hear about your sweet little wife. May u find comfort in the arms of your loving Saviour, Jesus Christ. Cherish all your memories, and keep in mind, that Glorious Day, when you shall be together again.

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