H. James Jackett

Profile Updated: June 25, 2009
H. James Jackett
Residing In: San Antonio, TX USA
Spouse/Partner: Kaye
Career: Retired Salesman
Children: Steve born 1964
Sandy born 1967
Sharon born 1969
Five grandsons ages 13 years to 6 years
Military Service: U.S. Air Force  
Yes! Attending Reunion
Attending Reunion


Where Did You Meet Your Spouse/Partner:

Fort Worth, Texas

Since 1959:

Since, 1959, I served four years in the US Air Force, returned to Batavia, worked for Trojan Division of Eaton, Yale, and Towne, married Sue Gray in 1962, moved to Longview, Texas in 1968 and worked for R.G. LeTourneau, Inc. in the engineering department designing front-end loaders and bulldoziers. Moved back to Batavia in 1971, employed in sales for seven years. Moved to Albuquerque, NM in 1978 and continued working as a salesman. Sue and I divorced in 1988 and I moved to Fort Worth, Texas. Sue died in 2004. Married Mary Daniels Lackey in 1990 and divorced in 1992 (She died in 1994). Worked in sales in Texas. Married Kaye Morrison in 1999 in Las Vegas, Nevada. We are still married and living in San Antonio, Texas. I retired at 62 in 2004 and now work part-time delivering auto parts. My three children graduated from college and are now raising their children in Texas, Idaho, and Ohio.

Favorite BHS Memories:

I am so old I can't remember. I will have to get back to you on that.

Your Elementary School:

East School East Main Street Batavia, New York

Tid Bits:

When you get as old as we are and retired, you don't have any stress in your life anymore. It is called aggravation and I try to keep my aggravations to a minimum. Right now, I only have two: my lovely wife and her Dalmatan dog.