Gary Young Jackman, 48, of Smithville, Missouri, was born Wednesday, February 1, 1961 in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Pat F. and Betty J. (Glover) Jackman. He departed this life Monday, July 6, 2009 at the Kansas City Hospice House.
Gary was employed by Pax-Air in Kansas City, before his failing health forced him to retire.
He was an Avid Nascar Fan.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his son Garrett Jackman, his daughter Erica Jackman, and his ex-wife Holly all of Smithville; his twin brother Kerry Jackman and spouse Iva of Lee's Summit, a brother Joe Jackman and spouse Mary Ann of Harrison, Arkansas; one sister Cathy Vogel and spouse Don of Pleasant Hill; other relatives and friends.
Cremation has been accorded. A memorial gathering was held at Cathy's home in Pleasant Hill, on Saturday, July 18, 2009.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Children's Education Fund and may be sent in care of the funeral home.