It is with great sadness that the family of Jennifer Justice Raeburn, age 48, announces her passing after a long illness on Thursday, February 14, 2019 at Cartersville Medical Center.
Jennifer was born October 31, 1970 in Austell, GA and grew up in Marietta, GA. She graduated with honors from Sprayberry High School in Marietta and earned a bachelor's degree in Business Management from Georgia Tech. She later held management positions with several communications companies in Indiana, before returning to Georgia to take a position with an investment company as an Investment Analyst. Jennifer lived in Smyrna, GA for the last several years.
In her high school years, Jennifer was an all-star softball player in a competitive recreational league in Marietta. Jennifer was an avid reader from an early age, loved music, and socializing with her family and friends. She enjoyed traveling and had visited 48 of 50 states.
Jennifer will be lovingly remembered by her father and stepmother, Wayne and Susie Justice of Warne, NC; mother, Carol Mann of Young Harris, GA; one brother, Matt Justice (Meredith) of Hayesville, NC; niece, Audrey Justice of Young Harris, GA; one step-sister, Bethany McClurkan (Robert) of Canton, GA and their children, Cassidy and Houston; and one step-brother, Kevin Shackelford.
A memorial service will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, February 23, 2019 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel of Hayesville. Pastor Jerry Helton will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you make donations in her memory to the National Kidney Foundation, Inc., 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016 or the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202.
Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.
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