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Elizabeth "Beth" Jackson

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Elizabeth "Beth" Jackson, 82, a longtime resident of Alamogordo, passed away Sunday, May 25, 2008, in Alamogordo.
Mrs. Jackson was born July 11, 1925, in Wimberly, Texas, to Albert and Dolly (Maxwell) Leffingwell. She had lived in Alamogordo since 1957 and attended Christ Community Church.
Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Paul Jackson, of the family home; a son, Paul Jackson, and Sam Jackson and his wife Ralana, all of Alamogordo; two daughters, Audrey Rice and her husband John, of Ruidoso, and Dee Thornton and her husband Church, of Brenham, Texas; 11 grandchildren, Paul Justin Jackson, of Ruidoso, Ryan Jackson, of Las Cruces, Shana Burdette, of Frisco, Texas, Jason Jackson, of Alamogordo, Amy Richardson, of Columbus, Ohio, John Daughterty, of Clearlake, Texas, Jim Daugherty, of Fredricksburg, Va., Michelle Hight, of Lake Jackson, Texas, Stephanie Thornton, of Morgantown, W.Va., Samie Wessinger, of Brenham, Texas, and Wade Thornton, of Raleigh, N.C.; 18 great-grandchildren; a brother, Lee Leffingwell, of Sattler, Texas; a sister, Lucille Valentino, of Sattler; and a sister-in-law, Jackie Johnson, of San Saba, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Richard Jackson; a daughter-in-law, Janet Jackson; three sisters and two brothers.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home.
A memorial service will be conducted today at 3 p.m. at Christ Community Church with Pastor Jack Brock officiating.

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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from May 26 to June 11, 2008
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