The Norman Transcript

Breaking News

Obituaries

February 14, 2013

Jean Marciel Fredrickson Jackman

NORMAN — Jean Marciel Fredrickson Jackman, 86, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at Norman Regional Hospital after a short illness. She was born in Wellington, Kan., on Feb. 25, 1926, to Arch Andrew and Hazel (Davis) Fredrickson.

A committal service will be 2:30 p.m. today at Prairie Lawn Cemetery in Wellington, Kan.

She attended schools in Wellington, Kan., and then the University of Oklahoma, where she was named Outstanding Freshman Home Economics Student. She also worked as a reservationist for Braniff Airlines.

Jean attended Wayne State University and received her associate’s degree in library science after her children were grown. She then worked for the Birmingham School System in Michigan for 13 years.

During her children’s high school years, Jean worked with the American Foreign Exchange Students program, hosting two foreign exchange students, Alberto Plata and Barbara Kind.

Jean and Lloyd retired back to Norman in 1993. She was a member of McFarlin United Methodist Church and was active in the community until she became physically disabled.

Jean was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Lloyd Spencer Jackman; and her son, L. Stephen Jackman, M.D.

She is survived by a son, David Drew Jackman and his wife Carol O’Neill of Espanola, N.M.; a daughter, Melanie Diane Riker and her husband Samuel T. Riker Jr. of Memphis, Tenn.; two grandsons, Samuel Thomas Riker III and Matthew Jackman Riker and his wife Laura Riker of Memphis, Tenn.; one great-grandson, Logan Jackman Riker; and sister-in-law, Helen Maxine Permenter of Edmond.

Norman Transcript, Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013

For local news and more, subscribe to The Norman Transcript Smart Edition, or our print edition.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • Otis David Faulkner

    Services for Otis David Faulkner, 65, will be 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014, at the Little Chapel of the Roses at Resthaven Memory Gardens. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens....

    April 19, 2014

  • Lora M. Dodd

    Lora M. Dodd, life-long resident of Norman, passed away peacefully Monday, April 14, 2014, at Norman Regional Hospital at the age of 91. She was born Oct. 7, 1922, the first of six children born to Harry L. McFarland and Emma (Brown) ...

    April 17, 2014

  • Floyd Lemuel Cox

    Floyd Lemuel Cox, 67, of Noble, passed away unexpectedly at home Tuesday, April 15, 2014. He was born June 6, 1946, in Noble. He was the fifth child of nine children born to Lemuel Cox and Opal Irene (Bentley) Cox....

    April 17, 2014

  • Robert Lytle Allen

    Robert Lytle Allen died Friday, April 11, 2014, at the age of 96. Mr. Allen was born Jan. 10, 1918, in Cleveland to Samuel William and Nellie Dunlap Allen. He was a longtime resident of Grove City, Pa., and resided part-time in Venice, ...

    April 16, 2014

  • John Leonard Humphrey

    John Leonard Humphrey, 81, of Norman, passed away peacefully with family surrounding him Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Norman....

    April 16, 2014

  • David Lynn Collins

    David Lynn Collins, 63, of Norman, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, March 30, 2014. David was born Aug. 14, 1950, in Norman. He was the fourth child of JR and Lotella Voncille Collins....

    April 16, 2014

  • Marylin E. Carpenter

    Marylin E. Carpenter, 92, of Harrison, Tenn., passed away Friday, April 11, 2014. A native of Arkansas, she lived in Oklahoma most of her life before moving back to Hot Springs, Ark., and then to Tennessee. She was a member of the ...

    April 15, 2014

  • Harry Howard Henninger

    Harry Howard Henninger, 90, of Ardmore, was called home to the Lord on Saturday, April 12, 2014. He was born Sept. 9, 1923, in Elmore City as an only child to Ted and Dora (Morse) Henninger....

    April 15, 2014

  • Karen Jeffery Hines

    Karen Jeffery Hines, 62, passed away on her birthday, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. She was born April 9, 1952, at Bethesda Naval Hospital in Bethesda, Md. Karen was preceded in death by her husband, Gaylon Wayne Hines....

    April 15, 2014

  • Dr. James M. Gray

    Dr. James M. Gray, 74, longtime Grove resident, died Saturday, April 12, 2014, with his family by his side....

    April 15, 2014