Merly Mae Jackson, 76, of Big Spring died Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, at her home. No services will be held.
She was born July 8, 1937, to Jewel and Claud Cooper in Pittsburgh, Texas. She came to Big Spring in 1960 from Pittsburgh.
Also in 1960, she married Oscar "Hot Shot" Jackson Jr. He preceded her in death in 1976. She was a member of Baker's Chapel A.M.E. Church. Before retiring in 2010, she worked for Scenic Mountain Medical Center for 36 years.
She is survived by five daughters, Debra McMillian and husband DeWayne of Las Vegas, Pamela Rena Lott of Lufkin, Sondra Williams and husband Buster Green of Big Spring, Pamela Sherman of Big Spring and JoAnn Anderson of Odessa; one son, Oscar Jackson III of Big Spring; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com