Mary Jackson will celebrate her 80th birthday.
Mary Hayes was born June 23, 1939, in Hampton. She married Gerald Jackson, Hillsdale, April 18, 1959, in Joslin.
Her children are Cindy Schroeder, Rock Island, and Todd Jackson, Hillsdale. She has six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was employed as a postmaster in Hillsdale, retiring October 1992. She is a member of Church of the Cross, Port Byron.