James Jackson

   James "Ham" Hamilton Jackson of Redmond passed away on Friday, October 31, 2008. He was 86 years of age.

   A Memorial Service will be held at the Highland Baptist Church, 3100 S.W. Highland Ave., Redmond on 
Thursday, November 6, 2008 at 6:00 P.M. Private Inurnment will be at his Ranch in Mitchell.

   Ham was born in Richmond, Wheeler County, Oregon on September 17, 1922 to Caroline (Stout) and Martin 

   Ham married Treace Standifer in 1943 then later Divorced then he married Autumn Stace in 1992 in 
Mitchell, OR. and later divorced. He served in the U.S. Air Force in WWII as a navigator on B-24 
liberators and flew 35 missions from England to Europe (Germany & France) with the 8th Air Force 453rd 
Bomb Group. Mr. Jackson was a Realtor and was a Broker/Owner for 30+ years of The Land Mart in 
Prineville, OR. and was an Associate Broker at Real Estate Of Oregon in Redmond retiring in 1995. Ham 
attended Oregon Agriculturel College (OSU) from 1940-1942 and Studied Civil Engineering . He also 
studied Business at Central Oregon Community College, General Education And Pilot Training at Utah 
State College and Navigation at the U.S. Army Air Cadet Corps.

   He enjoyed hunting on his ranch in Mitchell, The "Jackson Cattle- Ranch". He was appointed to 
Oregon Real Estate Board: The Metropolitan Land Use Committee, County Land Use Zoning: Central Oregon 
Board Of Realtors and was the General Manager of H & R Motors in Prineville and was a Squadron Navigator 
with the Eighth Air Force. Ham was a member of the Highland Baptist Church in Redmond, OR.

   He is survived by two sons, Gary and wife, Ann Jackson of Durango, Colorado and Monty and wife, Kathy 
Jackson of Santa Clara, California one sister, Dr. Elizabeth Carroll PhD of Mitchell, Oregon four 
grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

   Contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 2350 Oakmount Way, Suite 200 Eugene, OR 97401.

   Arrangements are in the care of the Prineville Funeral Home.