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Grace Marie Jackson Anders
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1916
Pine Grove
Hood River County
Oregon, USA
Death: Sep. 13, 2004
Beaverton
Washington County
Oregon, USA

Daughter of Francis Roy and Lulu Vern (Thomas) Jackson.

Married Ellis Anders on 13 April 1947.

One daughter, Susan Kathleen married _________
Herrell



Obit

Hood River News, September 22, 2004

Grace Anders

Grace Marie Jackson Anders, daughter and granddaughter of early Hood River settlers, died in Beaverton on Sept. 13, 2004. She was born in White Salmon, Wash., on October 1, 1916 to the Rev. Roy and Lulu Thomas Jackson. Her grandparents were Capt. F. M. and Elizabeth Thurmond Jackson and Mark and Martha Wells Thomas.

Grace graduated from Hood River High School in 1934. She received her bachelors degree from Willamette University and masters degree in social work from Portland State University.

After working as a Field Director for the American Red Cross, Grace resided many years in Salem where she was a social worker until retirement. She was active in the Alumni Capter of Alpha Chi Omega, The American Association of University Women and First United Methodist Church. She was also active in China Friendship, leading two group tours to China under its auspices.

She had a lifelong interest in the protection of the environment. She participated in the Nature Conservancy until her failing eye sight and health prevented her.

Grace is survived by her daughter, Susan Harrell, of Lake Oswego, Ore.: sister, Betty Foxley, Hood River, grandsons and their spouses: Bryan Harrell, Salem; Matthew and Kim Chi Harrell, Beaverton, Ore. Christopher and Heather Harrell, Tigard, Ore.' Jonathan and Kirsten Harrell, Portland, Ore." great-grandchildren, Skyler, Brandon and Anders, and one niece, Gina Foxley of Costa Mesa, Calif. Robin Harrell wife of Bryan preceded her in death.

Private services will be held later. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fanconi Anemia Research Foundation, 1801 Willamette St. No. 200, Eugene, OFR 97401

 
 
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 Parents:
  Francis Roy Jackson (1878 - 1953)
  Lulu Vern Thomas Jackson (1884 - 1925)
 
 Siblings:
  Francis Marion Jackson (1905 - 1905)*
  Della Lulu Jackson (1906 - 1907)*
  Ruth Hester Jackson (1909 - 1910)*
  Mildred Elaine Jackson (1911 - 1975)*
  Thomas Edward Jackson (1912 - 1928)*
  Grace Marie Jackson Anders (1916 - 2004)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Jackson Family Cemetery
Hood River County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: charlott jones
Record added: Apr 15, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51165938
Grace Marie <i>Jackson</i> Anders
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Grace Marie <i>Jackson</i> Anders
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- Fred
 Added: Oct. 16, 2012
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- charlott jones
 Added: Apr. 15, 2010
 
 
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