Kathleen F. Walbeck Jackson, cherished family, friends

January 13, 2022

Kathleen F. (Kathy) Walbeck Jackson, 77, of Georgetown, passed away from this life Monday, Jan. 10, 2022, leaving family and many friends to mourn.

She was born June 25, 1944, in Blairsville, Pa. She moved to Texarkana, Ark., with her family as a young child, and resided there until 2004, when she moved to Georgetown. She resided there until her death. 

She is preceded in death by her parents, James Walbeck and Katherine (Kyle) Walbeck Giles; two brothers, James (Jim) Walbeck and Robert (Bob) Walbeck; four sisters, Martha (Jane) Williams, Delores (JoAnne) Silvestri, Carol Hanson, and her twin Charlene Walbeck, who died as an infant; and son-in-law Kenneth Wilson.

She is survived by three daughters, Stacey Tefteller Howard of Fouke, Ark., Rebecca (Becky)Tefteller Wilson of Broken Arrow, Okla., and Sheryl (Sherry) Tefteller Merson and Ronald (Ronny) Merson of Georgetown; 10 grandchildren, Ashley Wiley, Andrew Wiley, Reese Howard, Bryce Howard, Landon Haire, Kenson Wilson and his wife Ashley, Logan Wilson and his wife Valerie, Allison Wilson Huerta and her husband Drew, Caden Wilson and Warren Merson; five great-grandchildren, Nevaeh Wiley, Braden Howard, Addilyn Howard, Paris Wilson and Gracelynn Wilson. She is also survived by one sister-in-law, Louise Walbeck; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 18, at Watson Funeral Home in Millsboro, with Brother Kenson Wilson officiating. Burial will be at Woodlawn Memorial Park following the service. Public viewing is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. before the service. 

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