Jackson, Miriam (Mim)
The funeral was held recently (9th May) for the late Miriam Jackson who died on 25th April 2011, aged 104 years. Miriam was born in Wincham on 22nd October 1906. She was the middle of five children born to Sarah and William Buckley, having three brothers and a sister. Miriam, or Mim as she became known, grew up in Wincham and attended school in Marston. She married Alfred Jackson at Marston Church on 22nd October 1927. They settled first in Lostock Green, later moving to Rudheath. Sadly she was widowed in 1979. Miriam enjoyed dressmaking and dancing; she was still dancing until she was 90. She is survived by her daughter Beryl and son-in-law Gerald. The service was held at Bethel Church, Northwich followed by committal at Altrincham Crematorium, conducted by Mr Gordon Wright. As well as family floral tributes, donations were received for Cancer Research UK. Arrangements by George Bell Funeral Service, Lostock Green, Northwich.