Marion A. Jackson
Marion A. Jackson, 91, died Sunday, July 13, 2014 at Iowa Methodist Medical Center following a brief illness. The family will receive friends from 5-7:00 pm Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Iles Grandview Park Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held 10:00 am, Friday, July 18, at Resthaven Cemetery in West Des Moines.
Marion was born May 2, 1923 in Pocahontas, IA to Fritz and Etta (Chilcote) Mefferd. She was a graduate of Pocahontas High School and the University of Iowa with a BSN in 1945. Her travels as a nurse took her to Seattle, WA, Washington, DC- and back to Iowa where she married Harlan H. Jackson in 1950 and raised her family. Marion enjoyed reading and any kind of puzzle.
Survivors include her children: Tim (Deborah Suess) Jackson, Greensboro, NC, Fritz (Tracy) Jackson, Grand Rapids, MI, Christopher (Sidne Ward) Jackson, Overland Park, KS, Mary Jo (Dave) Larkins, Altoona; grandchildren: Rachel and Grace Larkins.
On-line condolences are welcome at www.IlesCares.com.
Iles Funeral Home - Grandview Park Chapel
3211 Hubbell Avenue Des Moines, IA 50317
Published in Des Moines Register on July 16, 2014