Jack Oran Jackson

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Jack Oran Jackson

  • Birth 15 Jun 1919 Cunningham, Lamar County, Texas, USA
  • Death 14 Apr 1972 Odessa, Ector County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Odessa, Ector County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 51564551

Jack's obituary appears in Avalanche-Journal, Lubbock, Texas, 15 Apr 1972 on page 13.

Jack, the son of Henry Jackson and Pearl Elizabeth Burns, married twice. His first wife was Vera Gertrude Turner with whom he had three children: Gene O., Roy W., and Peggy Sue. Jack's second wife was Wanda June Seely.

Jackson moved to Odessa from Cooper in 1947. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Jack, who died at age 56 at his home, was an Odessa fireman.

The obituary lists the following survivors: his wife, Wanda; two sons, Gene O. and Roy W. both of Odessa; a daughter Mrs. Peggy Sue Sparks of Midland; a sister, Effie Neal of Sulphur Bluff; a step-daughter, Mrs. Mary Glisson of Odessa; and six grandchildren.

Funeral services were at the Hubbard-Kelly Funeral Home Chapel with burial at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Officiating was the Rev. Von Del Drinkard, pastor of the Central Baptist Church.


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  • Created by: Pam
  • Added: 24 Apr 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 51564551
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jack Oran Jackson (15 Jun 1919–14 Apr 1972), Find A Grave Memorial no. 51564551, citing Sunset Memorial Gardens, Odessa, Ector County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Pam (contributor 47140371) .