Graveside services for Jackie Lynn Kennedy, 52, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, December 24, 2017 at Howell Memorial Park Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Beloved special needs daughter of Judy Kennedy and the late Jack O. Kennedy of West Plains, passed away at 3:54 p.m., Thursday, December 21, 2017 at her family home, where she has received constant care, 24 hours a day since her birth on December 1, 1965.
She is survived by her mother, Judy Kennedy, of the family home; two brothers, Richard Kennedy and wife, Chelle and Steven Kennedy and wife, Tracy, all of West Plains; two nieces, Alison Kennedy Alaimo and Krista Kennedy; and three nephews, Michael Kennedy, James Kennedy and Aaron Kennedy.
Her father, Jack Kennedy, grandparents, Basil and Olga Kennedy and Mike and Flora Walker preceded her in death.
A special thanks to her Doctors, Dr. Fowler and Dr. Martin for the many years of professional care; to Three Rivers nurses and staff, for their compassionate understanding and 24 hour care; and for the loving kindness, care and support of all the home aides, past and present, who have worked above and beyond to help meet Jackie’s special needs. Online condolences may be expressed at www.robertsondrago.com.