OBITUARY

M.C. Jackson

April 16, 1920July 31, 2013
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MC Jackson, 93, passed away in his home July 31, 2013. He was born in Rouseville, PA on April 16, 1920 the sixth child of Arthur & Claire Jackson. Jackson served as a Staff Sergeant in the 570th Air Engineer 359 Air Serv. Group, 313th Bomb Wing from April 14, 1942 until Jan.3, 1946 receiving a Bronze Star, Good-Conduct Metal, and WWII Victory Medal. Jan. 16, 1946 he married Thelma Patterson of OKC. She preceded him in death after celebrating 61 years together. Jax worked 30 years as a sheet metal worker receiving his 60 year membership pin from Local 124 Retiree Club in 2007. He loved to fish, hunt and go back home to visit family. He is survived by his daughters, Shelba & Bill Norris & Sharleen McCurry; grandchildren Secret Rankin, Chad & Lupe Redwine; great grandchildren Colton Rankin, Sophia, Stella, & Isabella Redwine all of Richmond Texas; two siblings Albert Brown of S.Carolina, and Theodore “Ted” Jackson of PA. He has numerous nieces & nephews who knew him as Uncle Nee. His family would like to give a special thanks to his niece Toni & Johnny Birdwell, Del City, OK who assisted with his care, Ginny Osborn his caregiver & daytime companion and the comfort care staff; Kenisha, B.G. & Melanie from Excel Hospice. A graveside service with military honors will be held Saturday, Aug.3, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Resthaven Memory Gardens 500 SW 104th, Oklahoma City, conduct by Chaplain Dylan Cole.

Services

  • Graveside Service Saturday, August 3, 2013
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Patty (McIlhaney) Grubaugh

August 4, 2013

Shelba and Sharleen, Praying God's abiding presence during this time.

Tim and Nacy Martin

August 3, 2013

Milton was a great man. I know he will be missed. This family lost a pillar that can't be replaced. We mourn with you. Tim and Nancy Martin

Jay & Faye Thoms

August 3, 2013

I can just picture the welcome at those pearly gates! What a reunion that will be. Aunt Thelma with open arms and your brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews waiting to welcome you home. Give everyone one a hug from us. We love and will sorely miss you.
Jay and Faye Thoms

August 3, 2013

Uncle Nee you will be sorely missed...But know your pain is finally over..And you are in a better place..Condolences to the family and all that took care of our dear uncle.Thank you so much......from TR and Carol and Ted & Pete Jackson..

Susan Stallings

August 3, 2013

Shelba, I am so sorry for your loss. Know that you and your family are in so many thoughts and prayers. Take care.

Eydie Colon-Pomales

August 3, 2013

Jackson was such a spirited individual. He will be missed by many but we all know he is where he truly wanted to be. RIP

Lisa Rogers-Hiel

August 3, 2013

Uncle Nee you will be missed. I will always remember traveling from PA back to OK with you and Aunt Thelma. Prayers and love to the Jackson family.

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