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Shirley Jackson

Speedway, Indiana

Sep 9, 1936 – Nov 6, 2019 (Age 83)


September 9, 1936
November 6, 2019
Speedway, Indiana


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Conkle Funeral Home, Speedway Chapel - Speedway Obituary

Shirley Jackson, beloved wife, devoted mother, and caring grandma went to be in the presence of the Lord on November 6.  She passed peacefully in her sleep with family by her side.  

Shirley was a devoted Christian and loved the Lord with all of her heart.  She was all about family and devoted her life to nurturing and loving her family and friends.  It was her heart that she gave selflessly of herself through her deeds, kind words, her warmth, and concern for everyone’s well being.  She was a strong, kind, meek, and gentle soul whose beauty will shine on for all of eternity.  

She is survived by her children, Sherry & Jim (Weaver), Kim & Mike (Stidham), Dana & John (Turner), Mark Jackson.  She has several grand children and great grand children.  She is preceded in death by her beloved husband Gary and her parents Arthur and Juanita Turner.  

Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Friday November 8 and 11-12 p.m. on Saturday at Conkle Funeral Home, Avon Chapel with the Funeral Service following at 12 p.m.  Burial will be at West Ridge Park Cemetery following service.  

If desired, contributions can be made to Jimmy Swaggart Ministries in lieu of flowers.

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Shirley Ann was my cousin. Her mom juanita and my mom Mary Collette were sisters. I lost my mom June 26 2018. Today December 1 she would have been 99.
I remember as a child growing up coming to Indiana to visit your Grandma and Grandpa Turner ,uncle Bob and aunt Millie. In my later years my folks made a trip out there and my son and I stayed at your mom and dad's house.
Shirley as I remember had the sweetest smile and softest voice. I always wanted to come back out but have...

Im so sorry for your loss. Your mom was the sweetest lady. She sure raised an awesome family.

My mom was a very special lady. She always called to see how i was doing. She always tryed to comfort me. She loved her family. I was very fortunate to have mom as long i did. Im going to miss her phone calls and coming over to visit her. I love you and cant wait to see you again for eternity. Tell dad hi for me and i love him dearly and miss him.

I am so sorry to hear about your mother. I remember her as a very sweet person! We all hold our mothers' love in our hearts now. May peace be with you all.
Sent with love,
Mindy (King) Trapp

Mommy, I will miss you so much. I cannot imagine life without you. Mike and I are happy that you are in a better place but sad you are gone. Your devoted daughter Kim and son in law Mike.

RIP mom. You will never be forgotten. Love you always.