Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Jackie Dean "Jack" Driskill, 68, of Verona, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013, in his home.

He was born Feb. 19, 1945, in Kansas City, the son of Francis and Mabel (Kentner) Driskill. On Dec. 7, 1982, in Reno, Nev., he was united in marriage to Boni Jones, who survives. Additional survivors include: three sons, David Driskill, of California, Daniel Gooch Driskill, of Oakdale, Calif., and James Ferguson Driskill, of Verona; two daughters, Mary Stearns, of Modesto, Calif., and Haleigh Ferguson Driskill, of Verona; one brother, Gary Driskill, of Modesto, Calif.; one sister, Frances Elaine Vessel, of Modesto, Calif.; and several grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his parents; one daughter, Lacy; and one brother.

He received his education in California, graduating from Houson High School. For several years, he was a truck driver for John Chrisner Trucking in Oklahoma. In October 2012, he moved from Modesto, Calif., to Verona, to make his home.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Pastor Leon Huse will conduct the services. Burial will be in Clio Cemetery at Jenkins.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.

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Cassville, Missouri