Jacquline Hester Eaves, daughter of the late Riley Hester and Wilma Robinson Hester was born on January 26, 1934 at Bloomfield, Missouri and departed this life in Malden Nursing Center at the age of 75.
Mrs. Eaves was a homemaker and a resident of Bernie.
She was united in marriage to J. C. Eaves on August 25, 1953 at Bloomfield, Missouri. Mr. Eaves preceded his wife in death on May 6, 2007.
Survivors include three sons, Harold Eaves and wife Debe of Kennett, Mo., James Eaves and wife Wanda of Jackson, Mo. And Johnny Eaves and wife Vicky of Bernie: by one daughter, Barbara Kegley of Malden, Mo.: by three brothers, Rudolph Hester of St. Louis, Mo., Dalton Hester of the state of Florida, Gary Hester of Poplar Bluff, Mo.: by two sisters, Janice Rickman of Dexter, Bonnie Lefer of St. Genevieve, Mo.: by seven grandchildren, Kindra Dawn Polito, Beau Ryan Kegley, April Lasater, Kristin Eaves, Matthew Eaves, Zachary Eaves and Courtney Workman: by six great-grandchildren, Corbin Austin Hunt, Carliegh Polito, Landon Wayne Kegley, Lucas Ryan Kegley, Brooke Lasater and Austin Lasater.
She was preceded in death other than by her parents and her husband by two brothers, James Hester and Dale Hester: by three sisters Donna Faye Hester, Cozert Williamson and Betty Hester.
Friends may call at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in BERNIE on Tuesday Evening, August 25, 2009 from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Funeral Services will be conducted in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie on Wednesday, August 26, 2009 at 2:00 P.M.
Interment will follow in the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield.