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 Clarence William Jackson

Clarence William Jackson

Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, USA
Death 27 Apr 1994 (aged 74)
Morgan, Morgan County, Utah, USA
Burial Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA
Plot 5-7-C-9
Memorial ID 124701 · View Source
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Son of Leslie Earl Jackson and Sarah Leona Mortenson

Husband of Melba Elizabeth Ellison

MORGAN--Clarence W. Jackson, age 74, passed away at his home in Morgan, Utah on April 27, 1994 after a brief illness.

Born April 5, 1920 in Salt Lake City, Utah to Leslie Earl and Sarah Leona Mortenson Jackson. He married Melba Elizabeth Ellison on June 30, 1948. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Morgan 3rd Ward; marriage was sealed in the Salt Lake Temple.

Clarence graduated from South High School in Salt Lake City and Utah State University in Logan, Utah. He was in the Army during World War II, serving in North Africa, Sicily and Italy. During his service he was presented the Purple Heart.

Clarence was a cattle and sheep rancher in Nevada for many years and retired from civil employment from Hill Air Force Base. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was a long time member of both the Lions Club and Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Survived by his wife, Melba; son, Michael C. Jackson, wife, Ingrid, children, Matthew, Morgen, Jennifer, and Klarissa of Cocoa, Florida; Kelly S. Jackson, wife, Bonnie, children, Andrew Ellison and Kelsea of Mesa, Ariz.; daughters, Patrice A. Stringer, husband, Paul, children, Patrick, Katie, Jameson, Sean and Micaela of Downey, Calif.; Lark L. Jackson of Bennion, Utah; Jill E. Dietrich, husband, William, children, Zachary, Dusty and Elizabeth of Morgan. Preceded in death by daughter, Jayne Melba Jackson.

Also survived by brothers, Arthur D. (Kirby) Jackson, Donald R. Jackson, Earl C. Jackson, Jerry L. Jackson, Richard E. Jackson; sisters, Betty E. Patterson, Shirley M. Prince, Leona M. Cowley, Eva L. Watson. Preceded in death by brothers, Leslie Vern Jackson and Thomas R. Jackson.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, May 2, 1994 at 12 noon, at Morgan Stake Center, 355 North 700 East, Morgan. Friends may call on Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. or Monday from 10:30-11:30 a.m. at the Walker Mortuary, 45 West 200 North, Morgan. Interment, Kaysville Cemetery.

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Salt Lake Tribune, The (UT)
Date: April 30, 1994

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  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 124701
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Clarence William Jackson (5 Apr 1920–27 Apr 1994), Find A Grave Memorial no. 124701, citing Kaysville City Cemetery, Kaysville, Davis County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by kent shepard (contributor 46959088) .