Jackson, Helen M
Date: Thursday, Sep 4, 2008
Time: 5:00p.m. to 8:00p.m.
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel
Date: Friday, Sep 5, 2008
Time: Mass - 10:00a.m.
St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, DeSoto
Peaceful Ridge Cemetery, DeSoto
American Lung Association
Mrs. Helen M. Jackson, 81, of DeSoto, passed away on September 2, 2008 in Crystal City. She was born March 24, 1927 in Cruise, Missouri; the daughter of Robert James and Mary Mamie (Catlett)Recar. She was preceded in death by her husband Robert L. Jackson.
She will be sadly missed by her daughters: Marjorie (Garry) Head of Richwoods, Gale (Stanley) Sansoucie of DeSoto, 5 grandchildren: Stacey, Robert, Anna, Stanley Jr., and Jamie; 9 great-grandchildren: Caleb, Casey, Jayme, Dylan, T.J., Kasey, Logan, Ariana, and Dominique. Along with her husband and parents she was preceded in death by 4 brothers: Bernard, Michael, Lawrence and Robert Recar; and 4 sisters: Mary Chazelle, Sister Mary Alda, Rachel Recar and Iola Daugherty.
Helen was a homemaker and had retired after 20 years with DeSoto Shoe Factory. She liked fishing, playing cards and taking drives with her daughters. She was a member of the St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church.
Funeral Mass will be officiated by Father Alex Anderson.