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James "Jimmy" JACKSON

August 8, 1940 - December 30, 2017


On December 30, 2017, Mr. James “Jimmy” Chester Jackson of Goodfish Lake passed away at the age of 77 years. He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Edna; 2 sons & 4 daughters, James (Terrie) of Goodfish Lake, Karen of Goodfish Lake, Rhonda (Gary Gagnon) of Edmonton, Shirlain of Edmonton, Alex of Goodfish Lake & Carolyn (Kevin Quinney) of Goodfish Lake; 13 grandchildren, Scott, Daniel, Elliott, Erika, Austin, Mathew, Davin, Naomi, Danica, Howie, Brooke, Dayna & Kaylynn; 7 great-grandchildren, Scarlett, Sapphira, Ceejay, Shayea, Kohen, Brian & Albert; 2 brothers & 3 sisters, Alfred (Doris), Myrtle Houle, Samuel, Gusse & special sister, Maggie Houle; numerous nieces & nephews. James was predeceased by his special furry friend, Princess; parents, Homer & Mary Jane; 4 brothers, Howard Pruden, Willard, Roland & Walter; sister, Gertride; father- & mother-in-law, Joseph & Annie Pasquayak; son-in-law, Brian Halfe; numerous brothers- & sisters-in-law. A Wake will be held on Saturday (leaving Grace Gardens at 2 p.m.) & Sunday, January 6 & 7 at United Church, Goodfish Lake. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, January 8 at 11:00 a.m. at Goodfish Lake Cultural Centre, Goodfish Lake. Reverend Robert Wright will be officiating, with interment in United Church Cemetery, Goodfish Lake. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Dareld Cholak
Relation: Friend

Our condolences Edna to you and your family from our Family.May Jim Rest in Peace.

From: Greg and Monica Williams

God bless you and your family Rhonda-you are all in our prayers!!

From: Erika Jackson
Relation: Mosom

To the strongest man I know I wish you a safe journey home. Thank you for the lifetime of memories Mosom Jimmy, I’m so honoured to have known you. One of the greatest lessons you taught me in life is that “laughter is the best medicine”. Even through all your sickness you always kept your sense of humour intact. I love you Mosom, “see you sometime”.

From: Rose Ringuette
Relation: Niece

We send our hearts out to the family of James Jackson. Sorry to hear about your loss, we will miss him. He was a great uncle. You are in our thoughts. From his niece Rose and Ernie and family.

From: Teresa Gagnon
Relation: Rhonda is my daughter-in-law.

Rhonda…You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during this time…may Jesus keep you close to his heart now and always…Teresa Gagnon and family.

From: Rhonda jackson
Relation: Daughter

From the Family of Jimmy Jackson, we thank all those who have kept us in your prayers, shared your memories, support and love. Your kindness is deeply appreciated and will always be remembered. Hiy-Hiy and blessings to each and every one of you.
Edna, James Jr., Karen, Rhonda, Shirlaine, Alex and Carolyn.

Service Schedule


Date & Time:
January 6, 2018
Beginning at 2:00pm

United Church

Goodfish Lake, AB Canada

Leaving Grace Gardens at 2 p.m.

Goodfish Lake, AB Canada

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
January 8, 2018
Beginning at 11:00am

Goodfish Lake Cultural Centre

Goodfish Lake, AB Canada

Goodfish Lake, AB Canada

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