Richard Lee JACKSON

Obituary
  • "I've tried writing this over and over. The tears randomly..."
    - Lani Jackson
  • "We only met on family occasions which were too infrequent...."
    - lawrence McCauley
  • "Rich was always more of a big brother to me when I was..."
    - Sally Swanson
  • "The boys & I love and miss you very much grandpa. I will..."
    - Karlee N
  • "A true gentleman.Rest in peace Rich."
    - pat wheeler

JACKSON, Richard Lee November 18, 1942 - December 11, 2018 On Tuesday December 11, 2018 Richard L. Jackson a loving father, devout husband, and admired grandfather moved on to be with his wife Joan Jackson of 50 years, who passed four years prior. 12/3/1963 at 7pm he was sworn into the Marines. He worked at the Davenport until the early 80s. Rich met many celebrities, had many adventures, had an endless supply of stories and jokes. This man had a true heart of gold and was the glue that held the family together. He accepted and loved all of his children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews regardless of blood. Rich leaves behind a legacy and a huge family to carry it on, from Spokane, WA all the way to Texas and everywhere in between. Life is short, remember to laugh.
Published in Spokesman-Review on Jan. 1, 2019