Jesse C. Meadows

Jesse, age 77, died Nov. 20, 2008. He was born Dec. 24, 1930, in Wallowa, Ore., to Frank A. and Evelyn M. (Larm) Meadows. He served in the United States Air Force, receiving a Korean Service Medal, an Air Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, and a National Defense Service Medal. Jesse worked for Elk Lumber, Boise Cascade Lumber and Kogap. He was a member of the VFW. He enjoyed wood working, camping and fishing.

Jesse was preceded in death by his first wife, Frances Lillie; and daughter-in-law, Carol. Surviving family members are, his wife, Celia Meadows, of Central Point; children, Michael David (Marsha) Meadows, of Medford, Daniel Lee Meadows, of Washington; a sister, Helen Daniken (Dan), of Gold Hill; brother, Frank (Jan) Meadows, of Central Point; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held on Friday, Nov. 28, 2008, at Memory Gardens Memorial Park, 1395 Arnold Lane, Medford, Ore., at — p.m. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Providence Hospice. Memory Gardens Mortuary is in care of arrangements. memorygardensmortuary.com