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Russell Jackson

Friday, March 1, 2002

DEXTER - Russell Keith Jackson, 67, died Feb. 28, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

Born Aug. 17, 1934, in Kennett, son of the late John F. and Grace Davis Jackson, he had been employed by Purolator Filter Company in Dexter. He was a U.S. Army veteran and of the Pentecostal belief.

On June 19, 1956, at Hernando, Miss., he married Vaudine Goodrich who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: two daughters, Mary Jo Backfisch of Ozark and Jeris Knight of Dexter; one brother, Bill Jackson of Dexter; and five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home where services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Saturday with Avis Murray officiating.

Burial will follow in the Armstead Dowdy Cemetery.