Frances A. Jackson, 95, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY —  Frances A. Jackson, 95, Watertown, formerly of Meadowbrook Terrace in Carthage and widow of Calvin A. Jackson, passed away Monday May 11, 2020, at the Samaritan Keep Home.

Per Mrs. Jackson’s wishes, services will be private for the family with burial in Brookside Cemetery. There are no calling hours.

Arrangements are with the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown.

Born March 22, 1925 in Watertown, a daughter of Frank and Carmella Teti Badalato, she graduated from Watertown schools.

Mrs. Jackson was employed at Chesbrough Ponds in Watertown, retiring after 36 years of employment.

She married Calvin A. Jackson on Oct. 20, 1947. He passed away in 1986.

Mrs. Jackson enjoyed crafts, cards and playing Bingo.

She was a communicant of the Catholic faith.

She is survived by two sons, Calvin B. Jackson (Sharon Spaziani), Watertown, John A. (Shirley) Jackson, Buford, GA; two granddaughters; three great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by two sisters, Catherine Duvall and Mary Parker, a brother, Frank Badalato, and a daughter-in-law, Yong Yi Jackson.

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