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 Mary Rovene <I>Bates</I> Jackson

Mary Rovene Bates Jackson

Clinton County, Indiana, USA
Death 17 Oct 2012 (aged 85)
Frankfort, Clinton County, Indiana, USA
Burial Frankfort, Clinton County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 101362237 · View Source
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Mary "Rovene" Jackson, 85, of Frankfort, died Wednesday, October 17, 2012, at 1:07 a.m. at her home peacefully in her sleep after a courageous six year battle with cancer.

She was born November 23, 1926, in Clinton County, the daughter of Robert "Ollie" and Elsie (Culver) Bates.

On March 28, 1943, she married Leon Jackson; he preceded her in death in 1996.

Rovene sold Avon for 40 years before retiring in 2010. Many representatives and customers and their children became lifelong friends.

Surviving are her children; Deanna (Sam) Allen of Frankfort and Trudy (Dan) Poore of Avon; Terry's fiancée, Sue Maurer of Madison, Wis.; five grandchildren, Kim (Kevin) Biery, Rob (Dori) Allen, Wendy (Broc) Budde, Molly (Luke) Burgin, and Heather Allen; 12 great grandchildren, and several cousins, nieces, and nephews.

In addition to her husband, Rovene is preceded in death by her parents, and one son, Terry Lee Jackson who died in 1995.

Visitation for Rovene will be held on Friday, October 19, 2012, at Genda Funeral Home in Frankfort from 4-7 pm. Funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Saturday, October 20, 2012, at the funeral home.

Burial will follow in Green Lawn Cemetery in Frankfort.

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  • Created by: Judy
  • Added: 27 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101362237
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Rovene Bates Jackson (23 Nov 1926–17 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101362237, citing Greenlawn Cemetery, Frankfort, Clinton County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Judy (contributor 46524680) .