Shelia Ann Jackson passed away on Saturday, October 19, 2019, at Peace Hospice after losing her battle with cancer.
She was born on June 5, 1958, in Williston, ND to parents Rose Veda and George Olson. She graduated from CMR in 1977. She attended the Great Falls Business College in downtown Great Falls and took an internship at the then-Columbus Hospital. There she began a 39-year career at Benefis Health System, starting in the Emergency Room, and later transferring to the Radiology department. During her internship she met Randy Jackson, and they were married on September 5, 1987.
Above all, Shelia loved her family. She spent many happy hours with precious grand-daughter, Paegan, had 32 wonderful years with husband Randy, and raised 2 remarkable and loving children. Her legacy lives on through them.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. at Hillcrest Lawn Memorial Chapel, 1410 13th St, South, Great Falls MT 59405. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to the Great Falls Animal Shelter.
A benefit will be held on Sunday, November 3, 2019, at the Black Eagle Community Center, 2323 Smelter Avenue in Black Eagle from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. There will be a spaghetti dinner for $10.00 per plate, silent auction, and a raffle for a season pass to Showdown (tickets $10.00 each). Contact Karon Taylor at 899-0487 for more information.
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