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Faye Poe Jackson
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Birth: Jul. 13, 1907
Schuyler County
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 4, 1972
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

Married Leland Leroy Jackson August 21, 1929 in Schuyler County, Missouri.
Children: Vernon Lee, Ina Mae, Clara Faye, Dottie Jean.

Sister to Eugene, Forest, Mary, Edwin, Isaac Edgar.

Photo: about 1929.


Obituary - Memphis Democrat, Memphis, Missouri:
Faye Poe Jackson, eldest daughter of Otis E. and Ina Reed Poe was born July 13, 1907 near Downing, Missouri and passed away at the Ottumwa Hospital on November 4, 1972, after having been hospitalized for six days.

Faye received her education in the East Lynn Grove School and the Downing High School. She became a member of the Downing Presbyterian Church during her early childhood. She was an active member of the Ariel Rebekah Lodge No. 752 of Downing, so long as her health permitted, during which time she served in each of the offices.

She was united in marriage to Leland Jackson on August 21, 1929 and to them were born four children. She and Leland were engaged in farming for a number of years, all on farms near Downing, except for four years which were spent on a farm southwest of Memphis. In 1962, they sold their farm and moved to Downing where they engaged full time in the trucking business which they still operate.

She is survived by her husband, her three sons-in-law and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. Quentin (Ina Mae) Lewis of Downing; Mr. and Mrs. Bill (Clara Faye) Miller of Aurora, Colorado; and Mr. and Mrs. Jim (Dottie Jean) Wray of Macon, Missouri, a daughter-in-law, Diane Kight, thirteen grandchildren, a brother, Eugene Poe and his wife and a sister-in-law, Mrs. Forest Poe, all of Downing, Missouri. She is survived by three elderly aunts, Mrs. Ross Leach and Mrs. Frank Israel of Memphis, and Mrs. J. V. Riley of Downing; by her mother-in-law, Mrs. Clara Jackson, brothers and sisters-in-law, a number of nieces and nephews, cousins and many, many friends.

Faye was a loving wife and mother, an adoring grandmother and was tireless in her efforts on heir behalf. But her thoughtfulness, her care and concern, extended beyond her immediate family and enriched the lives of so many others.

Funeral services were conducted by D. W. Payne & Sons from the United Methodist Church, Downing, Missouri, Tuesday November 7, 1972, at 2:00 p.m. with the Rev. Kenneth Campbell officiating. Soloist was Roger Ferguson and pianist was Vada Fogle. Body bearers were Bill Riley, Bob Poe, Bill Poe, Dale Poe, Loweldene Fincher and Richard Gallagher. Interment was in the Downing cemetery.

Family links: 
  Otis Edgar Poe (1878 - 1945)
  Ina Myrtle Reed Poe (1880 - 1949)
  Leland Leroy Jackson (1909 - 1998)*
  Vernon Lee Jackson (1931 - 1970)*
  Ina Mae Jackson Lewis (1933 - 2004)*
  Clara Faye Miller (1936 - ____)*
  Eugene Poe (1903 - 1985)*
  Forest Poe (1904 - 1971)*
  Faye Poe Jackson (1907 - 1972)
  Mary E Poe (1918 - 1918)*
  Edwin Poe (1920 - 1920)*
  Isaac Edgar Poe (1924 - 1924)*
*Calculated relationship
Downing City Cemetery
Schuyler County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Treva Poe
Originally Created by: NE MO
Record added: Jan 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46501191
Faye <i>Poe</i> Jackson
Added by: Treva Poe
Faye <i>Poe</i> Jackson
Added by: Treva Poe
Faye <i>Poe</i> Jackson
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Donald Bitner
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- Treva Poe
 Added: Dec. 9, 2011

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 Added: Jul. 19, 2010

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