Passed away Tuesday January 21,2020 at Ascension Borgess Hospital. Denise was born August 24, 1956 in Clinton, IA the daughter of James and Angelina (Palmisano) Jackson. She was employed as a dental technician and retired as the North Carolina State Director of the Christian Coalition. Denise was a first through eighth grade home school mom and she enjoyed Biblical studies. On July 31, 1983 in Indianapolis, IN Denise was united in marriage to Grady Evan Boswell who survives. Also surviving are three children, Josiah Boswell of Denver, CO, Jeremiah Boswell of Morrisville, NC, Abigail Boswell of Grand Rapids; sister, Deborah (Rick) Majors of Tampa, FL, Karen Gossett of Indianapolis, IN; several nieces & nephews. Friends will be received 10 – 11 am Tuesday January 28, 2020 at Redmond Funeral Home, Kalamazoo where services will follow at 11 am. Interment will be in Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to Open Doors USA.