Inez JacksonFuneral services were held for Inez Jackson at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, June 13, 2013 at Faith Lutheran Church. Rev. Kirk Meseck officiated at the service. Special music was provided by Karin Moen, pianist and soloist Gary Boraas. Active casket bearers included Bruce Burt, Bill Nelson, Mark Nelson, Dennis Nelson, Lynn Nelson and Terry Yokom. Interment was in the Faith Lutheran Cemetery.
Inez Lubelle Georgenia Nelson was born on Sept 5, 1914 to parents Herman and Cora (Gilbertson) Nelson at Maddock, North Dakota. She was baptized and confirmed at the North Viking Lutheran Church. Inez attended grade school and graduated from Maddock High School in 1934 She was very active in the music department at school. After high school, she attended Luther College in Decorah, Iowa and graduated in 1938 with a BA degree in music and English. After teaching a few years, she went to California where she found employment for a few years working at the payroll office at North American Aviation.