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Margaret Jackson

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Margaret Elizabeth Victoria Elvira Walser Jackson was born on July 4, 1918 to the late David Francis Walser and Ollie Inez Walser.

She departed this life on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at the Golden Living Center in Malden at the age of 94 years 5 months and 12 days.

Margaret was united in marriage to Carroll Eugene (Gene) Jackson on November 9, 1940 in Kennett. They owned the Standard Oil. She had done clerical work at local gins: Starrett's Gin, Bill Allier's and L B Fletcher's Gin.

Margaret was a long time member of the Malden United Methodist Church, held numerous officer positions such as being a Board member, Secretary of UMA for 10 years and Treasurer of the Dorcus class for 5 years.

She is survived by several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Carroll Eugene (Gene) Jackson September 12,1982; her parents, three sisters, Oiive Pauline, Viola Cornelia and Emily Ann and 2 brothers, John Carroll and David Francis, Jr.

Visitation was held Thursday, December 20, 2012 at the Landess Funeral Chapel in Malden, with funeral services following. Internment was in Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden with Mr. Bill Hampton officiating. Landess Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of the arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Malden United Methodist Church.



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