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 Karen Marie <I>Speigle</I> Jackson

Karen Marie Speigle Jackson

Elyria, Lorain County, Ohio, USA
Death 7 Mar 2010 (aged 66)
Lawson, Ray County, Missouri, USA
Burial Richmond, Ray County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 49440120 · View Source
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Karen Marie Jackson, 66, of Lawson MO, passed away Sunday March 7 2010 at her home.

Born March 12 1943 in Elyria OH, she was the daughter of Theodore James and Bessie Marie (Lathwell) Speigle. On December 16 1977 in Kansas City MO, she was married to Richard Allen Jackson who survives.

Also surviving are her mother Bessie Speigle of Independence MO; five children, Dawn Jones and husband Rick of Windsor MO, Dean Stupp of Liberty MO, Kathy Ford and husband Dave of Independence, Matt Jackson and wife Amber of Rayville MO, and Laura Romazon and husband Josh of Lawson MO; one sister, Jeannine Wright and husband Lyle of Independence; eight grandchildren, Ashley Hubbard, Markus Burns, Stephanie Johnson, Sandra Stupp, Katie Holman, Kylah Jackson, Arissa Jackson and Cooper Jackson.

She was preceded in death by her father and two brothers, Theodore Speigle Jr. and Richard Speigle.

Mrs. Jackson was a 1961 graduate of Elyria (OH) High School and received her Bachelor of Arts Degree with a Major in English from Graceland College in Lamoni IA. She was a business owner, an English teacher, secretary, administrative assistant and customer service manager for various employers throughout her life.

She enjoyed baking, singing, catering, floral arranging, church and was well known for her pie making, especially in the Lexington area. Karen was also involved in her church and more than anything spending time with her family and grandchildren. She was a member of the Washington Street Restoration Branch Church of Excelsior Springs.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday March 13 2010 at 3pm at the Washington Street Restoration Branch Church in Excelsior Springs. Private inurnment will take place at Richmond Memory Gardens in Richmond MO. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials to the church.

Arrangements by Polley Funeral Home of Lawson 816-580-7704

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  • Maintained by: Jarodd Stansberry
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  • Added: 8 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49440120
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Karen Marie Speigle Jackson (12 Mar 1943–7 Mar 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49440120, citing Richmond Memory Gardens, Richmond, Ray County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Jarodd Stansberry (contributor 47269563) .