|Birth: ||Nov. 21, 1914|
|Death: ||Aug. 23, 2002|
Iva Mae Jackson, 87, lifelong resident of Akron and Washington County, died Friday at Bonell Good Samaritan Center in Greeley.
Mrs. Jackson, a twin, was born to Clarence L. and Clara F. (Cline) White on Nov. 21, 1914, in a sod house at her father's homestead northwest of Akron. Her twin sister died at birth. She attended rural country schools and was a freshman in high school when she had to discontinue her education and help on the family farm.
She married Dorman W. Jackson, also a twin, at Sidney, Neb. The couple lived with her husband's family until they moved to a place nine miles north of Akron. They continued to live in the Akron area. She enjoyed making handcrafts, ceramics and embroidering, and she made numerous afghans for her family. She was a loving mother and a devoted homemaker.
Mrs. Jackson was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Dorman; three sisters, Mary White and two infant sisters; two brothers, Frank M. White of Oregon and LeRoy (Bill) White of Longmont, and one grandson.
She is survived by two sons, Doyle Jackson and Donald (Bud) Jackson, both of Longmont; two daughters, Joyce Gebauer of Greeley and Carole Korrell of Westminster; a sister, Bertha Lewein of Sparks, Nev.; a brother, Floyd (Pete) White of Fort Collins; 12 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Palliative Care of Northern Colorado c/o Brenner Funeral Home, PO Box 576, Akron, 80720.
Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. from the First Baptist Church in Akron with Pastor James Miller officiating. Interment will follow in the Akron Cemetery .
Fort Morgan Times (CO)
August 26, 2002
Clarence Leroy White (1888 - 1970)
Clara Frances Cline White (1890 - 1959)
Dorman William Jackson (1909 - 1994)*
Doyle Duane Jackson (1932 - 2006)*
infant daughter White (____ - 1922)*
Frank M White (1912 - 1991)*
infant daughter White (1914 - 1914)*
Iva Mae White Jackson (1914 - 2002)
Leroy Ellsworth White (1917 - 1990)*
Mary Elmyra White (1921 - 1933)*
Created by: Carol Moore
Record added: Oct 30, 2010
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