Margie Jackson a resident of Calera, Oklahoma passed from this life into the arms of her Savior on the 14th day of September, 2013 she was 90 years 9 months and 16 days old. She was born in Durant, Oklahoma on November 29, 1922 to Charlie Edgar and Nancy Ann Willford. Margie married Jess Jackson in Durant, Oklahoma on December 21, 1941.
Margie attended the First Baptist Church in Calera, Oklahoma whenever possible. She was employed by the H & H Implement Company for 20 years and retired as their office manager. Margie loved; playing games, traveling and she was an avid reader. But the most important thing to Margie was the precious time she spent with her family.
Mrs. Jackson is survived by son, Jesse Duane Jackson of Calera, Oklahoma; sister, Rhodelia Prough of Durant, Oklahoma; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Jackson was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie and Nancy Willford; husband, Jesse Jackson; sister, Pansy Peoples; brother, Aaron "Blackie" Willford.
Family Hour will be from 7-8 p.m. on Monday, September 16, 2013 at Holmes ~ Coffey ~ Murray Funeral Home in Durant, Oklahoma. A Graveside Service in her honor will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at the Rosehill Cemetery in Calera with Rev. Jacob Toews officiating.
Family and friends may send online condolences and view tributes at www.holmescoffeymurray.com.
Services are under the direction of Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home, Durant, Oklahoma.