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Nancy Jane Hackworth

March 6, 1948 ~ July 14, 2021 (age 73)


Nancy Jane Hackworth of Jackson, MI passed away at Henry Ford Allegiance Health on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at the age of 73. Nancy was the daughter of George and Doris (Reynolds) Dickerson, born March 6, 1948 in Jackson, MI. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Darryl Hackworth; one daughter, Jennifer Vowler; one son, Andrew Hackworth; two grandchildren, Sara Vowler and Randy Vowler Jr.; one sister, Julie (Duane) Leece; and one brother, Charles Dickerson. Nancy was preceded in death by her parents; and sister, Janis Maloney.

She was a graduate of Parkside High School and Eastern Michigan University, where she received her Master’s in Education. Nancy worked and retired after 30 years of service teaching for Jackson Public Schools. She was a lifelong member of St. John’s United Church of Christ in Jackson. Nancy loved to spend time with her family and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. A celebration of her life will be held at the St. John’s United Church of Christ, 801 S. Mechanic St., Jackson, MI on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at 11:00am with Reverend Michael Young officiating. Interment will follow at Roseland Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s United Church of Christ.

The family will receive friends at the Watson Funeral Chapel in Jackson on Monday, July 19, 2021 from 4:00-7:00pm.

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July 19, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Watson Funeral Chapel
2590 Spring Arbor Road
Jackson, Michigan 49203

Celebration of Life
July 20, 2021

11:00 AM
St. John’s United Church of Christ
801 S. Mechanic St.
Jackson, MI 49203


St. John's United Church of Christ
801 S. Mechanic Street, Jackson MI 49203
Tel: 1-517-784-7580

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