March 1, 1935 – October 19, 2018
Jackie A. Duckworth, 83, of Independence, MO passed away October 19, 2018. Visitation from 10-11am Thursday, October 25, 2018 at the McGilley & Sheil Chapel. Graveside service at 11:30 in Mt. Washington Cemetery.
He was born March 1, 1935 in Henderson, KY to John and Ruth Duckworth. He was married to his wife, Sharron Loeffler for 58 years. They moved from Evansville, Indiana to Raytown, Missouri in 1963. Jackie retired from Wonder Bread after 25 years of service as a truck driver. He liked fishing and camping and spending the winters in Gulf Shores, Alabama on the beach.
Jackie was preceded in death by his wife, Sharron Loeffler Duckworth and his brother, Ralph Duckworth. Survivors include his brother-in-law, John Loeffler and wife Karen of Alabama; children: Vickie Bogue of Independence, MO, Jack Duckworth of Alaska, Frank Duckworth of Alaska and John Duckworth of Raytown, MO. He is also survived by his grandchildren: Tyson Duckworth and wife Danielle, Gabe Duckworth, Frankie Duckworth and Christi Duckworth all of Alaska; Chris Bogue of Independence, MO, Derrick Duckworth of North Kansas City, MO, Ryan Duckworth and Austin Duckworth of Alaska; great grandchildren: Emilee, Braddock, Abby, Carter and Jimmy Duckworth of Alaska along with many nieces and nephews.
Arr: McGilley & Sheil Chapel, 11924 E. 47th St., Kansas City, MO 64133, 816-353-6555.
- Visitation Thursday, October 25, 2018
- Graveside Service Thursday, October 25, 2018