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MANTACHIE – Jacqueline Jane Hester Arnold, 59, met her Creator on Thursday, December 17, 2020 at NMMC. Jackie was born in Waukegan, Illinois on July 4, 1961. She returned with her family in 1968 to the Belden area where her ancestors, the Hesters and Maxcys had grown and lived in this area until her death. A master seamstress, she worked for Reeds and Golden Manufacturing. She became a housewife and homemaker and enjoyed her family, watching TV, listening to music and antiquing, esp. vintage retro findings. Mamaw doted over her only grandson, Nicolas, and loved her dogs, C. J. and Sable. She was a Methodist.
A celebration of her life will be held at 1 PM Sunday, December 20, 2020 at the Holland Funeral Directors Tupelo Chapel. Visitation will be from noon to service time on Sunday only. A private graveside service will follow at Maxcy Cemetery. Holland Funeral Directors is honored to be serving their friends and neighbors.
Jackie is survived by her life partner, Louis “Lou” Weaver of Fawn Grove; her daughter, Tabitha Arnold (Andrew Brooks) of Dorsey; one brother, John Patterson (Beth) of Warsau, WI; her two sisters, Anita Trimble of Belden, and Cindy Hester of Belden; and one grandson, Nicolas Parker, age 4. She was preceded in death by her mother, Betty Hester Reese.
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