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“In loving memory of a wonderful friend. I love you and will miss you always. ”
1 of 19 | Posted by: Connie Pierson - Miami, FL

“Dearest Jackie, I know your living the good life now and I bet you don't even hear a discouraging word....Love Lorraine and Diane ”
2 of 19 | Posted by: Lorraine and Diane Rogders - FL

“Kim, Kel and Kent, your mom was a wonderful friend to me and my family. What a blessing! Love to you all. ”
3 of 19 | Posted by: Heidi Swiss - Butler, IN - Friend

Picture of my parents and Jackie and Harry Preston with Kirk ( I think) “Many good times growing up together with the Prestons that continued on for my lifetime (just turned 60). Jackie was ALWAYS friendly, warm, and...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: scott mann - Fort Wayne, IN

“All our love and prayers! ”
5 of 19 | Posted by: Jeff and Lee Kern - Louisville, KY

“Jackie was such a great friend, both in Fort Wayne, IN and after she moved to Florida. Even though the distance kept us apart, I appreciated so much...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Sue Hillery - Alexandria, LA

“Jackie was my Friend, She understood what people needed and was always willing to do anything that was needed. She was a breathe of fresh air, she...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Charlotte Hartman - naples, FL

“Such a special, special lady. You will truly be missed by all those who not only called you friend but teacher in the word of the Lord. Thank you...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Charlotte Paul - Marco Island, FL

“The Lord blessed us through Jackie's heart. She was so welcoming at first meeting her, like a family member, she made us and those who knew her feel...Read More »
9 of 19 | Posted by: Kristin Schiller - Marco Island, FL

“Jackie will always be an inspiration to me to emulate her solid foundation and readiness to serve others first. she helped me through my grief...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Fred Garvin - Naples, FL - Friend

“With my sincerest sympathy to Jackie's family. I had the opportunity to go on two cruises with my mother, which Jackie had planned for the widow's...Read More »
11 of 19 | Posted by: Karen Collins - Newark, DE

“I am so sorry to hear of Jackie's passing. Jackie was such a lovely, devoted and giving person. She was a friend to so many and I was blessed to...Read More »
12 of 19 | Posted by: Greata Mullins - Marco Island, FL

“Dear Kim, Kel and Kent and family, please accept our sincerestest condolences. We loved Jackie dearly and are eternally grateful for the utmost love...Read More »
13 of 19 | Posted by: Bobby, Rana, John Anders and Katie Burt - AL

“Dear Kim, Kel and Kent and family, please accept our sincerestest condolences. We loved Jackie dearly and are eternally grateful for the utmost love...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: Bobby, Rana, John Anders and Katie Burt - AL

“We will miss her so much! Jackie was a light in a dark world. She made a huge impact on our lives and the lives of our church family. ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: Curt and Dreama Ayers - Naples, FL

“Sorry to hear the news of Jackie's passing, but oh so thankful to have had her in my life. She was a great lady & I have many cherished memories of...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Susan Raines - Mt Pleasant, NC

“Our heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Jackie will be sorely missed by all. In Christ love, George & KC ”
17 of 19 | Posted by: KC Douglas - Naples, FL - Sister

“Jackie you will be missed until I see you again in heaven. Thank you for all the encouragement you gave me and others. It's a gift that we won't...Read More »
18 of 19 | Posted by: Judy Anthon - Naples, FL - Friend

“A gorgeous lady that will never be forgotten. Jackie'e memory will live on in the lives of all those that she touhed. Jackie always met you with a...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: Kris Kugler - Marco Island, FL


Jackie Preston Nettles, age 84, passed away Thursday, April 26, 2018. Jackie found her church home at Capri Christian Church and became involved in many ministries including Phillips (widows) ministry and grief support She Loved to walk up to someone at church who was sitting by themselves and say, "Are you alone today?" She would then sit next to them and say, "not anymore!" She loved to share the salvation Gospel of Jesus Christ to everyone and she would say, "It is not a religion, its' a relationship with Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior." She loved connecting people together, so that they could help each other up in their shared trial. Jackie's greatest ministry came when she was recently diagnosed with "small-cell lung carcinoma" and given only a few months to live. She testified to the overwhelming Peace of God that surpasses all understanding. She straight away got busy and visited with family and friends to say her goodbyes. She especially wanted to witness to her friends that didn't know Jesus Christ. Her courage and trust in the Lord's promises was inspirational to all. All that knew her loved her. She often said, "That if you have a pulse, you have a purpose." That is the challenge that Jackie left with us. Her survivors include Jackie's daughter Kim Ranelle Munroe (and her husband Craig) of Bloomington, Indiana, her son's Kel Ryan Preston of Fort Wayne, Indiana and Kent Richard Preston of Indianapolis, Indiana (Their wives Sandy and Lori) 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Jesse Nettles 6 children and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren and Harry Preston's brother and sister and family in Fort Wayne, Indiana. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been set up at Capri Christian Church on the Isles of Capri, 111 E. Hilo Street, Naples Florida 34113 to continue mom's ministries for the Kingdom of God. The family will have a private graveside service in Fort Wayne, Indiana. There will be a Celebration of Jackie's life on Friday, May 4th from 6:30-8:30pm at Rack & Helen's Social House at the Coyote Creek golf club located at 4935 Hillegas Rd., Fort Wayne, Indiana 46818.