Mary Louise Coalson Jackaway, age 97, of Clearwater, Florida, died Saturday, March 25, 2017 in Mease Countyside Hospital in Safety Harbor, Florida. She was born in Pulaski, Va. and was the daughter of the late Bertha Cosby Boyd Coalson and Walter Sponce Coalson. Mrs. Jackaway was a Registered Nurse and a Naval Officer Lt.jg, during WW11. She spent many years in Swarthmore, PA, Cape May, NJ, and Miami, FL. She was a lifelong member of the Presbyterian Faith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Earl Jackaway; brothers: Henry Paul Coalson and Walter Coalson; and sisters: Mable Coalson Funk, Thelma Coalson Quesenberry, and H. Elizabeth Coalson Mills. Her sister Irene Coalson Farrow Hawkins just celebrated her 103rd birthday. She is survived by her daughter: Anne Jackaway of Miami, Fl. and a son: David Lee Jackaway and his wife Julie of Palm Harbor, Fl. Along with two grandchildren, Anne’s daughters, Alexandra Noghaven and Genevieve Del Sol, both of Miami, Fl. She has many cousins, nieces and nephews in the Pulaski and Roanoke area.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Seagle Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Saturday at the funeral home from 12 Noon until 2:00 p.m. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.seaglefuneralhome.com Arrangements by Seagle Funeral Home, Pulaski.