February 15, 1937 – January 4, 2021
Jacqueline "Jackie" Coleen Mandrell, a beloved wife, mother, and grandmother passed away peacefully on Monday, January 4, 2021 in Mesa, Arizona.
Jackie was born in Clay County, Kansas to Enoch and Matilda Beals on February 15, 1937. She was the youngest of 8 children.
Jackie was born in Kansas, but spent many years living in Colorado, where she earned her realtor license, kept the books for the family painting business (Villa Painting), and raised her son. She married Archie Ben Mandrell on September 24th, 1965. In 1993, she and Benny moved to Phoenix, Arizona to be near her son and grandchildren.
She loved taking her family out to dinner, playing cards, gambling, and doting on her grandchildren and pups. She was married to Benny Mandrell for 50 years. Jackie and Benny both were so loved by their family and friends.
Jackie is predeceased by her mother and father, Enoch and Matilda, her 8 siblings: Inez, Amy, Walter, Leah, Howard, Stanley, Eva, and Betty Lou, and her husband Archie Ben ("Benny") Mandrell. She is survived by her son Monte ("Buzz") Bailey and daughter-in-law Sharon Bailey, her grandchildren Harrison Bailey and Brittany Erikson, and three great granddaughters Candis Bailey and Gwen and Hazel Erikson.
A small private graveside service will be held on Sunday, January 17th at 1:00 pm at Greenwood Cemetery in Phoenix, AZ.