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Davick Services recommends the Facebook Group "West Texas History & Memories" for history, famous people, old photos, stories, unclaimed estates and genealogy of the Western Half of Texas . . . Check it out and join the conversation

Amazing People from Ector County Texas
Mallie Jackson
Mallie Jackson
Mallie Jackson was born on November 16, 1956 in Odessa, Texas, as Mallie Kay Jackson. She is Permian High School Class of 1975 graduate. Mallie is an actress who appeared in more than 15 movies and television series from 1979 to 1986. She played the part of Retta Rollins in  the 1982 film, Daddy, I'm Their Mama Now and Regina in Hollywood Harry in 1986.

On television she played the part of Arlene on Happy Days and Amy on Quincy, M.E. in 1981. She was Peggy on the Dukes of Hazzard in 1980 and Laura on The Fall Guy in 1984. Mallie starred in Ronnie James Dio Video for MTV titled "Rock N Roll Children"

Mallie now goes by her married name Mallie Kay Flock. She lost her father, James D. “Jimmy” Jackson on June 5, 2018. Jimmy moved to Odessa with his family soon after his birth where he spent his childhood, married his high school sweetheart, June Haines, and raised his two daughters.

Resources:

West Texas History & Memories

Remember in Odessa when...

Early Life in Texas County by County

Books about Texas People and Places

Amazing People from Texas County by County

Texas History in the 19th Century (Amazon)

Texas History by Category and Event

Permian High School - Class of 1975

Famous People from Ector County TexasFamous People from Ector County (B)
Famous Actors from West TexasFamous Celebrities from West Texas
Books about Ector County People and Places

Books about Ector County TexasFavorite Books about Ector County People, Places and Events

Life in Ector County Texas 1850 1950

Life in Ector County Texas 1850-1950Pictorial History of Ector County

Ector County Unclaimed EstatesEctor County Estates with Unclaimed Money

These Deceased Residents of Ector County Left a total $771,535 in Unclaimed Money for their heirs. Please share this with your family and friends from Odessa, Gardendale and Goldsmith to let them know how to claim their inheritance from the Texas Comptroller's Office. . . see the list

 

What's your Favorite Book about a Texas County, Town, Person or Place? Here's our best reads list County by County

 

Mysterious TexasTrue Stories of Amazing People and Places in Texcas
 Loneliest, Least Populated Counties in Texas
Texas Cowboy HistoryBooks about Texas People County by County