Mary W. Jackson, 95, passed away in Marietta, Georgia on July 22, 2019. She was born on September 15, 1923 to Beulah and Levi Wilkerson in Minden, West Virginia. She graduated from Beaver High School and Beaver College in Bluefield, West Virginia. Mary was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Metuchen, Metuchen, New Jersey for 56 years. She was famous for her Southern hospitality and charm. Mary loved gardening, sewing, cooking and making pies and brownies for neighbors and friends.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, her beloved husband of 31 years, David H. Jackson and her sisters, Sally Wilkerson, Christine Wilkerson and Kathryn Wilkerson Smith. She is survived by her brother, Robert W. Wilkerson of Paris, Kentucky and her daughters, Mary Ann Jackson Harris (Randy) of Collierville, Tennessee, Susan Jackson McShane Francis (Geoff) of Marietta, Georgia and Dawn Lee Jackson Green (Jerry) of Brielle, New Jersey. She also leaves her grandchildren, Holly Harris Jackson (Anthony), Spencer Harris (Molly), Lauren McShane (Rafa), Kerri McShane, Brian Green, Julie Green Merriman(Gates), Kevin Green and 7 great grandchildren.
Memorials May be sent to First Presbyterian Church of Metuchen or the American Cancer Society (donate3.cancer.org).