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Lela J. Jackson

Thursday, November 6, 2003

NEWBERRY ---- Lela J. Jackson, 75, of Newberry, passed away at 4:20 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2003 at Bloomington Hospital.

Born March 9, 1928 in Martin County, she was the daughter of Emmitt and Fern (Henderson) Fisher.

She worked on the assembly line at RCA; was a waitress at the Light House; and was owner and operator of Norma's Cafe.

Survivors include, two sons, Donald Wayne Jackson of Spencer and Robert Lee Jackson of Scotland; one granddaughter, Jennifer Jackson of Spencer; three grandsons Russell Jackson of Worthington, Carl Jackson and James Jackson both of Scotland; and six great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne D. Jackson on Jan. 19, 1986; one brother, Robert Fisher; and her parents.

Funeral service will be at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield at 11 a.m. on Saturday with the Rev. Gregg Orman officiating. Burial will follow at Owensburg Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, and 10 a.m. on Saturday until the hour of service.