Jean Jackson

Obituary of Jean Alta Mae Jackson

Jean Alta Mae Jackson

Passed away July 14, 2020

Age 95 of Maplewood
Now in the presence of Jesus her Savior.

Preceded in death by her husband, Jim and sister, Connie.

Survived by her children, Bruce (Kathleen), Linda (Bill) Alwell, Connie (Randy) Gooch, Kathy (Jim) Blair, Jay (Judy), and Mark (Vicki); 16 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and sister, El Loise.

Jean graduated from the Rochester nursing school and served as a nurse at Riverview Memorial, Bethel College, and Harmony Nursing Home in St. Paul. Like her Savior, she was continually serving others. After going legally blind she joined the MN Blind Assoc. and became a peer counselor. She served in various ways at Faith Baptist Church. Her top priority in life was to live for Jesus and guide her family into knowing and living for Him.

Memorial Service Thurs, July 23, 11 AM, at First Evangelical Free Church, Maplewood, MN. Visitation one hour prior at church.

In lieu of flowers, donations preferred to Voice of the Martyrs.