Monzel and Loretta Jackson

Posted: Apr. 9, 2017 12:01 am

Monzel and Loretta M. Jackson of 301 N. Eighth, No. 112, will observe their 65th wedding anniversary. They plan to celebrate at a later date.

Mr. Jackson and the former Loretta M. Jones were married April 13, 1952, at Bethel AME Church.

Mrs. Jackson is a daughter of the late Alice and Frank Jones of Quincy. Mr. Jackson is a son of the late John W. and Hattie Jackson.

They are the parents of Monzel Jr. (Natalie) of Atlanta, Ga., Peggy (Freddie) Scott of Manhattan, Kan., and Wesley (Charlyne) of Blue Springs, Mo. They have six grandchildren.

Mr. Jackson retired May 28, 1983, from Electric Wheel Co. after 32 years of service. He is a board member of the Jackson-Lincoln Swimming Pool and a member of the Quincy High School Sports Hall of Fame.

Mrs. Jackson retired from the Quincy School District after 22 years of service.

They are members of Bethel AME Church and enjoy visiting with family, doing puzzles and reading.

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