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Marcia Ann Skelton

Marcia Ann Skelton

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  • Name Marcia Ann Skelton  [1
    Born 1 Aug 1938  Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Graduation Jun 1956 
    • Portage High School,Portage,MI
    Baptisim 1972 
    • Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo Co.,MI
    Occupation Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Factory worker for Mead Paper Company 
    • for 27 years
    Membership Affiliation Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Membership Affiliation Vicksburg,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Membership Affiliation Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Membership Affiliation Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 29 Jan 2010  Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: Pulmonary Fibrosis 
    • 4:29 PM EST
    Obituary 31 Jan 2010  Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Kalamazoo Gazette 
    • Marcia Ann JACKSON

      JACKSON, Marcia Ann
      Vicksburg
      Loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and sister, Marcia passed away on Friday, January 29, 2010 with her family by her side. Marcia was born August 1, 1938 in Grand Rapids, MI, the youngest of four daughters born to Russell V. and Elouise (Culp) Skelton. She worked for Mead Paper Company for 27 years in the production department. On May 8, 1982, she married Theodore "Ted" Jackson, who preceded her in death on April 27, 2008 and whom she dearly missed. She was also preceded by her parents; and a daughter, Julie Taylor. Marcia was first and foremost dedicated to her family. She always put them ahead of
      everything else, especially
      her grand and great grandchildren. She loved playing Yahtzee, was a member of the Red Hat Society, the Dancing Divas, the Main Street Review and the Oasis Prayer group. She loved traveling and visiting Northern Michigan, especially the area around Bitley, MI, where she spent many happy times. Marcia is survived by her six children, Joe (Shirley) Jackson of Kalamazoo, Jerry (Christina) Jackson of Delton, Denise (Michael) Becker of Mendon, Kirk Liggett of Alabama, Lisa Brunden of Alabama, and Annette (Brian) Kelley of Vicksburg; 23 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Diane Buell of Vicksburg, Carol (Ken) Lacey of Portage and Patricia (Robert) Strong of Grand Junction; several nieces, nephews, and many cousins, including a special cousin, Jan Konkle. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 AM at Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Portage Chapel, 411 E. Centre Ave., with Pastor Philip Kok officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Custer National Cemetery. Visitation will be held Monday from 2 to 4 PM and 6 to 8 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions should be
      directed to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 1332 N. Halstead St., Suite 201, Chicago, IL 60642-2642. Please visit www.langelands.com <http://www.langelands.com> for online obituary, directions, register book and condolences. 343-1508.


      Published in Kalamazoo Gazette on January 31, 2010
    Cemetery 2 Feb 2010  Battle Creek,Calhoun,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Fort Custer National Cemetery 
    Buried 2 Feb 2010  Battle Creek,Calhoun,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I28  Rgstrong Family genes. | Descendants of Walter Halladay, cir 1640, Decendants of Samuel Halladay, 1680-1741, Descendants of Ebenezer Pratt, I7152 and Noah Halladay, I8837, Descendance of Ebenezer Pratt, 1763-1805, Descendants of John Skelton, 1793-1877, Descendants of William Steare, -1720, Decendants of Joseph W. Trexell, 1844
    Last Modified 7 May 2020 

    Father Ancestors Russell Vernon Skelton,   b. 4 Jun 1910, Constantine,St. Joseph,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Aug 1993, Portage,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Ancestors Elouise Ruth Culp,   b. 15 Feb 1913, Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 2007, Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 7 Jan 1932  Elkhart,Elkhart,Indiana,United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 (Divorced) Ancestors Richard D. Liggett,   b. 25 Jun 1935, Vicksburg,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 2014, Portage,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 3 Aug 1957 
    Divorced 1973 
    Children 
    +1. Denise Marie Liggett Married: 2x2x 
    +2. Richard Kirk Liggett Married: 2x2x 
    +3. Lisa Carol Liggett Married: 2x2x 
    +4. Annette Jo Liggett Married: 3x3x 
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2006 
    Family ID F513  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ancestors Theodore Alvin Jackson Married: 2x2x ,   b. 11 Mar 1931, Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 2008, Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 8 May 1982  Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 7 May 2020 
    Family ID F514  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Aug 1938 - Grand Rapids,Kent,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Factory worker for Mead Paper Company - - Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMembership Affiliation - Main Street Review - - Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMembership Affiliation - Oasis Prayer Group - - Vicksburg,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMembership Affiliation - Red Hat Society - - Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMembership Affiliation - the Dancing Divas - - Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 May 1982 - Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Pulmonary Fibrosis - 29 Jan 2010 - Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Kalamazoo Gazette - 31 Jan 2010 - Kalamazoo,Kalamazoo,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - Fort Custer National Cemetery - 2 Feb 2010 - Battle Creek,Calhoun,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 2 Feb 2010 - Battle Creek,Calhoun,Michigan,United States Link to Google Earth
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    1. [S7] Tha Kalamazoo Gazette, ((Kalamazoo, Michigan)), Death Notices and Guest Books for January 31, 2010, Marcia Jackson http://obits.mlive.com/obituaries/kalamazoo/obituary.aspx?n=marcia-ann-jackson&pid=139192811> (Reliability: 3), 2 Feb 2010.