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Mary Jackson, 99

Allen, TX

“So thankful to still be around to vote, especially for our first woman president”

  • Born September 1917, Denton County, TX

  • Grew up on a farm in Grass Valley, TX

  • Earned teaching certificate from Texas Women’s University

  • Taught school before marrying husband, Navy officer who was posted at various duty stations from coast to coast

  • Worked at Univ. of Nevada, Reno in government publications

  • Three children, three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren

“So grateful to still be around and able to vote, especially for our first woman president. I’m with HRC!”