WEATHERFORD, Okla.—Leroy Monroe Jackson, 77, was born on January 3, 1937 in Shattuck, Okla. to Charles and Opal (Davis) Jackson and passed away on June 21, 2014 at Weatherford Living Center in Weatherford, Okla.
Jackson was raised and attended school in Oakwood, Okla. where he graduated from Oakwood High School.
In August of 1959 he married Laura Sewell from Gunnison, Colo. Jackson worked as a custom harvester for 68 years and was an active member of the United States Custom Harvesting Association. He enjoyed attending basketball games at Southwestern Oklahoma State University and spending as much time as he could with his grandchildren.
Jackson is survived by one daughter, Paula (Laron) Siemens of Chester, OK; one son Byron (Torrie) Jackson of Thomas, OK; four grandchildren, Brittany Jackson, Bryce Jackson, Brant Jackson and Nathanael Morrison and one great-grandchild, Madison Morrison. He was preceded in death by his wife and his parents.