Leona Jacks

Posted Online: Dec. 29, 2012, 5:20 pm
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Leona "Lee" M. Jacks, 84, of Davenport, died Dec. 26, 2012, at St. Mary Healthcare, Davenport.
Memorial services are at a later date. Inurnment is a later date at Rock Island National Cemetery. Arrangements are by Cunnick-Collins, Davenport.
She married Alvin K. Jacks May 8, 1956. He died in 1984.
Surviving are children, Sharon Fallon, Bettendorf, Keith, Davenport; stepchildren, Connie Pond, Dan, Davenport; eight siblings; five grandchildren; six stepgrandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren.


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