ANNA MAYE JACKSON

Anna Maye Jackson, age 94, of Pleasanton entered into heaven August 22, 2016.  She was born on 9 September, 1921 to Carrie and Wayne Royer in Bowling Green, Indiana. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Sam Jackson, her parents, Wayne and Carrie Royer, grandson, Hollis Jackson, son-in-law Jerry Bush and daughter-in-law Sharon Jackson. She and her husband celebrated 61 years of marriage.  She and her husband loved to travel and made it to all 50 states. She lived in several states (New York, Kentucky, Missouri, Idaho, Montana and finally in Texas)

 She is survived by her 4 children, Larry Jackson of Moberly, Missouri, Mickey (Marilyn) Jackson of Pleasanton, Texas, Janita Bush of Pleasanton, Texas and Richard (Lizabeth) Jackson, Southlake, Texas. She has 10 grandchildren, 18 Great-grandchildren and 3 Great-Great-Grandchildren. She is survived by a brother Jimmy (Ruby) Royer of Terre Haute, Indiana and sister, Martha (George) Rickert of Brookville, Ohio.  She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and many cousins.

She loved the Lord and her church family at First Baptist Church in Pleasanton.  She loved to cook even created a cookbook of her favorite recipes.  She kept busy with her rose garden and flowers, gardening, sewing and traveling.  She will be missed by all of those who knew her.  She was an amazing woman, loyal friend, loving wife, mother and grandmother.

Visitation will be conducted from 9 – 11 a.m., Monday, August 29, 2016 at the Pleasanton First Baptist Church. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. at the Pleasanton First Baptist Church.

Private interment will be the following day in Bryan City Cemetery in Bryan, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Young of Heart, Pleasanton First Baptist Church.

Anyone who wishes to leave condolences for the family, share memories or sign the guestbook may do so at hurleyfuneralhome.com.

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