In Memory of Christina Louise Coffman Jackson

Christina Louise Coffman Jackson

  • Birth Date: November 17, 1951
  • Death Date: February 2, 2018


Christina Louise Coffman Jackson, 66, born Nov 17, 1951, in Norman, OK, to George W and Wilma Jean Langley Coffman. She passed at her home in Sallisaw on Friday, Feb 2, 2018. Christina was a wonderful loving wife, mother, and grandmother to all her family and friends. She married Gary Jackson on Nov 16, 1968 and was married for 49 years and 3 months. She lived for her family and fought a valiant fight trying to regain her health for the past five years. Through the battle, she didn’t complain, keeping her trust in the Lord just knowing her children and grandchildren were successful in all their endeavors. Christina had many friends and enjoyed their company, and two very special sister friends are Dee Petree and Penny Thomas. These ladies were tireless in seeing that she had what she needed or wanted. They helped her laugh and helped her when she cried. She loved them dearly. Christina was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the American Legion, a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, and a member of the First Baptist Church of Sallisaw and the Park Hill Baptist Church, Tahlequah. She will be missed and loved by all her family and friends.

She is survived by her husband, Gary F Jackson of the home; daughter, Cari Jackson and her husband Steve of Fresno, CA; 2 sons, William F Jackson and his wife Catherine of Eufaula, OK, and Jeremy M Jackson and his wife Katie of Fresno, CA; Granddaughter, Felicia Lopez Long and her husband Eric; grandsons, Cody Jackson and his wife Faith, Kaleb Jackson with B.A. Reeb; Gavin Jackson, Nathan Lopez, Stevie Lopez, Hunter Jackson, Lex Jackson, Ty Jackson; sisters, Linda Coffman Mathis and her husband Ken of Ardmore, OK, and Belinda Coffman and her Husband Bill Nugent of Checotah, OK; brother, Rick Coffman and his wife Rebecca of Sallisaw; along with numerous nieces, nephews, great nephew, great niece, and a host of friends. Christina was preceded in death by her parents; and a son, Gary Andrew Jackson.

Viewing for Christina will be held on Tuesday, Feb 6, 2018 from 5pm to 8pm in the Sequoyah Memorial Chapel of the Forever Memories Funeral Service, 463505 Hwy 101, Sallisaw. Graveside services for Christina Jackson will be held on Wednesday, Feb 7, 2018 at 10:00 am in the Brent Cemetery, Gans, OK officiated by Mr Cleon Harrell.

Message from Dee & Beverlee Asbill

We are praying for the family. Chris was a great and beautiful friend. Please accept our condolences as you go through this very difficult time.

Message from Brandi James(Harp)

Prayers and condolences for all that loved her.

Message from Gary Fears

My sincere heart felt condolences to you and your family Gary. Praying for God to give you the strength to endure this pain. ????????

Message from Jennifer Darcy

I'm very sorry for your loss...Mrs Jackson was loved by all who knew her...

Message from Susan Tullos Beasley

Christina was a beautiful lady with a beautiful soul. May God wrap you in his loving arms and help you through the days to follow. She was loved by everyone who met her and her beautiful smile will be miss by all. Sending prayers to you and your family.

Message from

Chris, My Cousin, precious time spent with her growing up. She always had a loving and pleasant presence. Always senin sweet messages up until She passed!! She will be surely missed! My love and prayers sent to the family.

Message from Billy Jackson

Mom , it has been nearly 2 weeks since you went to heaven. I miss you soon much. I love you. Your son Billy.