Leland G. ‘Buddy’ Jackson, 82

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Leland G. “Buddy” Jackson, 82, Madison, Ind., died Thursday, July 12, 2012 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville. He was born Sept. 21, 1929 in Bedford to the late Robert and Mary Anderson Jackson.

Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Ruth Ann Frolks Jackson, Madison; one son, Douglas Jackson, Madison; one daughter, Kathy Hillstrand, Versailles, Ind.; his sisters, Erma VanHoy, Mooresville, Ind.; Ann Guin, Tyler, Texas; three grandchildren: three great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Mary Anderson Jackson; his brother, Maurice Jackson; his sister, Audrey Stegner.

Services were conducted Monday, July 16, 2012 at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, in Madison. Interment followed in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison.

A Final Salute was conducted on Monday at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Full Military Honors were conducted at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Chapel by the Versailles American Legion Leora Weare Post 173.

Memorial contributions may be made to Versailles American Legion Leora Weare Post 173. Cards are available at the funeral home.