Betty Anne (Baker) Jackson of Beaver Dam, Kentucky passed away Thursday, February 16, 2023 in
Cincinnati, Ohio. Betty was born on March 5, 1930 in Taylor Mines, Kentucky to the late Chester and
Kathleen Baker. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Thomas L. Jackson and son-in-
law Mark Burgess.
Betty attended Union College and moved to Beaver Dam to work at Beaver Dam Deposit Bank where
she met her Husband Tommy. She managed Beaver Dam Furniture for over 25 years, was an active
member of Beaver Dam Baptist Church and a member of the Class of Ruth. Betty loved the community
and was very involved as a member or leader in multiple organizations, such as: Beaver Dam Woman’s
Club, DAV-Auxiliary, Ohio County Public Library Board of Directors, Order of the Eastern Star Grace
Chapter #37 O.E.S., the Ohio County Chamber of Commerce, AARP Ohio County. GRADD Aging Council
and she very much enjoyed coordinating Parades and the Beaver Dam Strawberry Festival.
Betty leaves behind three daughters, Dr. Elizabeth Burgess of Cincinnati, Ohio, Sara K. Maine of Mason,
Ohio, and Mary Lane Boustani and her husband Dr. Malaz Boustani of Carmel, Indiana and eight
grandchildren, Jordan Burgess, Meredith Burgess, Zoe Burgess, Zane Burgess, Asa Maine, Tara Maine,
Katreen Boustani and Zayn Boustani.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. CST/2:00 p.m. EST, Saturday, February 25, 2023 at Danks
Funeral Home with Dr. Glenn Armstrong officiating. Burial will follow at Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver
Dam. Visitation will begin on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Arrangements have been
entrusted to William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky.
The family request expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to Beaver Dam Baptist
Church, 343 S. Main Street, Beaver Dam, KY 42320 or any local organization.
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