Ririe was born December 29, 1944 in Rigby, Idaho to James
Edmond Ririe and
Verna Fannie Perry. She married
Brent Jackson of Utah on November 27, 1965. They had six
Paul Brent, Michael David, Steven James, Sarah Elizabeth, Catherine
Ann, and Gregory Matthew.
Elaine grew up in Idaho, Montana and
Utah. She is a gifted musician and delightful character. She has served
as a Relief Society President, Stake Primary President and Seminary teacher.