Uland H. "Red" Jackson, 92, of Bloomfield, passed away at 7:17 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 23, 2006 at Bloomington Hospital.
Born Oct. 3, 1914 in Owensburg, he was the son of Hester and Lelia (Wright) Jackson.
He worked at Crane for 35 years in boiler maintenance before retiring. An U.S Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of the Little Cincinnati Christian Church, the Masonic Lodge and American Legion both in Solsberry.
Survivors include: his wife Marjorie (Hash) Jackson of Bloomfield; three sons, Rodney and his wife Julie Jackson of Linton, Garry and his wife Debbie Jackson of Bloomfield and Allen and his wife Vicky Jackson of Solsberry; seven grandchildren, Shawn Jackson of Utah, Kimberly Barns of Linton, Tonya Brewer of Linton, Jana Waggner of Lyons, Leslie Pope of Bloomfield and Lacey and Michelle Jackson, both of Solsberry; seven great-grandchildren; three brothers, Dale Jackson of Boswell, Fred Jackson of Virginia Beach, Va., and Logan Jackson of Parker, Ariz.; and one sister, Ruth Spoonmore of Bedford.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Ione (Spoonmore) Jackson; one grandson, Alex Jackson; and his parents.
Funeral service was at 10:30 a.m. today at Jenkins Funeral Home with the Rev. Glen Stidd officiating. Burial was at Grandview Cemetery in Bloomfield. Solsberry American Legion conducted Military graveside services.