PAMELA LEIDY JACKSON


First Posted: 1/10/2006

Delphos

PAMELA LEIDY JACKSON, 50, died at 5:25 p.m. Jan. 8, 2006, at her residence.

She was born Feb. 22, 1955, in Lima to Willard and Helen Lloyd Leidy, who preceded her in death. On June 19, 1976, she married Herb Jackson, who survives.

Mrs. Jackson was a teacher at Elida Elementary for 29 years. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Delphos. She was a member of the Elida Education Association. Teaching was a very important in her life. She loved teaching and her students very much. She loved gardening, the beach and playing with her grandson.

Survivors also include three daughters, Jennifer (Ryan) Betts of Lima, Kathleen (Aaron Halsley) Jackson of Toledo and Kimberly Jackson of Delphos; a sister, Patricia (Dan) Meeks of Lima; a brother Michael (Sally) Leidy of Lima; a grandson, Garrett Wibbder; and five nephews.

Services will begin at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Trinity United Methodist Church, Delphos. The Rev. David Howell will officiate. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Delphos.

Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. today at Harter & Schier Funeral Home, Delphos, and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Gerard Cancer Center, Lima, or to the family.