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Joan (Henderson) Jackson

August 6, 1933 ~ May 10, 2018 (age 84)

Joan Jackson

Henrieville, Utah

Joan Henderson Jackson, 84, passed away Thursday, May 10, 2018 in Ogden. She was born August 6, 1933 in Cannonville, to Leroy and Dora Lavina Littlefield Henderson. She married William Doyle Jackson July 15, 2002 in the St. George Temple. He preceded her in death August 12, 2015.

Joan was an accomplished pianist. She won many awards for her ballroom dancing and she had a beautiful, powerful singing voice. She had a fun side that was still with her even as she reached the final stages of Alzheimers.

She always longed to return home to the red hills of southern Utah and to the arms of the many loved ones she has lost. Joan now has both. You will never be forgotten Mom.

Survived by children: Sheri Waln, Logan; Kymberly May, Centerville; 18 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren.

Also preceded in death by parents; sons: Donald Craig Cowles, Ross Edson Cowles; 4 brothers and 1 sister.

The family would like to recognize the loving care Joan received at the George Wahlen VA Home in Ogden. Many went above and beyond for her and their professionalism and love shown to the family and Joan near and at the end will always be remembered.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 12:00 Noon in the Henrieville Ward Chapel where friends may call to visit with the family from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. Burial will be in the Cannonville Cemetery. Funeral Directors: Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. Online guestbook at

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