Obituary Listings

Nancy Elizabeth Jackson
There are condolences waiting approval on Nancy's Tribute wall
Obituary for Nancy Elizabeth Jackson

Corydon, Indiana
Nancy Elizabeth Gatton Jackson, 79, passed away Monday, August 21, 2017 at Kindred Health and Rehabilitation Center-Harrison. She was born at home in Lousivlle, Ky on March 6, 1938 the daughter of David and Bertha Gatton. She was the last of the children of David and Bertha. Nancy graduated from Southern High School in 1956. A few years later she enrolled in Lindsay Wilson College where she attended 2 years with help from her church. She graduated from Eastern Kentucky University in 1968. There were times when Nancy had to work from Sept. to May to have enough money to go to school. Nancy and Ed met in April and married in November of 1966. Last year, they celebrated 50 years together.
Although they did not have children of their own, they spoiled many of their friends’ children. Nancy accepted the Lord in her early teens. She often taught Sunday School and worked with Vacation Bible School.
Nancy used her education to teach school. She taught first grade in the Jefferson County School System in Kentucky, and after moving to Indiana in 1973, substituted in the Floyd County elementary schools.
Nancy is survived by her husband, Ed; two granddaughters, four great granddaughters, and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM Thursday, August 24 at the Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon. Visitation will be Thursday at 10 AM. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Corydon.


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Nancy Elizabeth Jackson, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

24

Aug

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon

318 East Chestnut Street
Corydon, IN 47112

Funeral Ceremony

Thursday

24

Aug

11:00 AM
Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon

318 East Chestnut Street
Corydon, IN 47112

Cemetery Details

Location

Cedar Hill Cemetery

Corydon
Corydon, IN 47112

Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Nancy Elizabeth Jackson

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Nancy

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.