July 22, 1935 – November 5, 2009
James B. (Jim) Jackson, beloved husband of Emma of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 5, 2009 at the age of 74 years.
Jim was born in Hamilton, ON and came out west in 1955. He met and married his wife Emma Lind in 1957.
Besides his loving wife of fifty-two years Emma, Jim is also survived by his daughter Carolyn; grandson Andrew and Andrew’s father Rob, all of Calgary; sister Margaret Davidge, of Hamilton; and many nieces and nephews in Alberta and Ontario. He was predeceased by his parents Jean and James Jackson; sister Jane Scrivens; niece Sandra; and brothers-in-law, Aksel, Carl and Edward Lind.
A Memorial Service will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Tuesday, November 10, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Lung Association, P.O. Box 4500, Station South, Edmonton, AB T6E 6K2 Telephone: 1 (888) 566 – 5864. www.ab.lung.ca.
In living memory of Jim Jackson, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences