Archive for Thursday, April 6, 2006

Thomas Jackson


April 6, 2006

Graveside services for Thomas Jackson, 84, Lawrence, were Wednesday, April 5, at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Mr. Jackson died Monday, April 3, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
He was born Aug. 2, 1921, the son of Thomas Sr., and Emma Locke Jackson.
Mr. Jackson served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He worked at Sunflower Army Ammunition Plant and then for Leavenworth prison for 25 years.
He married Mary Ann Dowdell on Aug. 16, 1942. She died March 24, 2006.
Survivors include a sister, Sara Aldridge, Overland Park.
Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence was in charge of arrangements.
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