Jacqueline Atkinson Matysek



Jacqueline Atkinson Matysek, 73, went home to the Lord May 23, 2017. Jacki, of Mineral, VA, was born December 15, 1943 to Isla and Cleveland Atkinson, spent her childhood in Holly Grove, VA. She is preceded in death by her parents; siblings Wilbur Atkinson, Orene Parrish, first husband Granville Lee (Billy) Cooper and granddaughter Emerald Reky’ Cooper. She leaves to cherish her memory; her husband John Matysek; children: Margo Cooper-Parrish (Rob), William Cooper, Jacqueline (Dinky) Cooper-Dunaway (Charlie), Michael Cooper (Stephanie); grandchildren: Katie Gi (Som), LeAnne Brown, Rachel Cooper, Jeremy Cooper, KelleAnne Surine (Johathan), Austin Cooper, Erica Cooper; great-grandchildren: Elyssa, Savanah, Harper, Steven, Elayna, Samuel, Connor, Bryce; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 pm on Friday, May 26th at Lacy Funeral Home, Mineral, Virginia.
A funeral service will be held at 11am on Saturday, May 27th at Oakland Baptist Church, 2800 Oakland Church Road, Gum Spring, Virginia. Interment will follow in church cemetery.