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Mary Belle Dodd Jackson

December 22, 1944 August 22, 2018
Mary Belle Dodd Jackson
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Mary Belle Dodd Jackson, 73, of Hot Springs died Wednesday, August 22, 2018 in a local hospital. She was born December 22, 1944 in Hot Springs to Ernest J. and Ollie Bell (Coleman) Dodd.

Mary Belle worked at First National Bank before moving to Michigan where she worked at a department store in sales, later moving into management. After a few years, she moved to St. Petersburg, Florida as the store manager for the same company. While in Florida, she met her future husband Ron L. Jackson. Shortly after marrying, she and Ron moved back to her hometown of Hot Springs. They bought a convenience store and operated it for several years before selling it. After selling the store, she worked for the Garland County Assessor’s office and the Arkansas Highway Department before retiring.

She attended the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, where she was a member of Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority, and an active board member of Huntleigh Woods Property Owners Association.

She is preceded in death by her husband Ronald Jackson; parents; brother Leon Dodd; and a niece, Mary Michele Dodd.

Survivors include brother Stanley Dodd (Mary Jo); niece Rebecca Talbert (Kenny); nephews Walter Dodd (Kimberly) and Rick Dodd (Lesley); step-daughter Lisa Jensen (Erik); seven great-nieces and nephews; four step-grandchildren; and special friend Elaine Johnston.

A memorial gathering and celebration of her life will take place 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Huntleigh Woods Condos’ Clubhouse.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mt. Valley Cemetery, in care of Connie Partain, 223 West Glazy Peau Road, Hot Springs Village, AR 71909.

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Huntleigh Woods Condos

31 Huntleigh Drive
Hot Springs, AR 71901

Huntleigh Woods Condos
31 Huntleigh Drive Hot Springs 71901 AR
United States

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