David Jamison
April 04 1930 - March 26 2017 - Age 86

David Jamison of Jefferson died Sunday at Farmington Square Assisted Living in Salem. Born in Checotah, Oklahoma to William and Katie (Harkleroad) Jamison. David married Margie Wakefield and they moved to Jefferson in 1949 and raised five children. David worked in farming for many years and then for Meeker Fertilizer for over 20 years before retiring in 1995.

David later married Daisy Chambers and they enjoyed fishing and traveling to visit family together. He hunted all his life, but his true love was fishing for salmon and steelhead. He always had a fish story and could be counted on to produce a picture of his 50 pound salmon he caught on the Nestucca River.

David is survived by his daughters Peggy Jamison and Donna Jamison of Nevada, Janie Schuler of Salem, and Janet Hayes of Albany; son William Jamison of Salem; 5 step-children; 8 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Margie and wife Daisy; and three sisters.

A viewing will be from 4-6pm Thursday at Fisher Funeral Home. A funeral service will be at 2pm Friday March 31st at Fisher Funeral Home, with private interment at Jefferson Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association in care of Fisher Funeral Home, 306 SW Washington St., Albany, OR 97321.

Jefferson, OR (current)
Checotah, OK (birthplace)

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