Jacqueline "Jackie" (McKown) Arnold

February 25, 1939 ~ December 25, 2021 (age 82)


Jacqueline McKown Arnold age 82 of Sturgis, KY passed away peacefully in her home at 6:23 PM Saturday December 25, 2021. She was born February 25, 1939, in Moline Illinois to Shelby & Hilda Presley McKown. Jackie was a homemaker, seamstress, and a wonderful cook. Jackie worked as a Secretary at the Union County Vocational School for 12 years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Sturgis where she taught Sunday School, was a former member of the choir, taught Mission Friends and had been active in WMU. One of Jackie’s main goals in life was that her four children knew the Lord Jesus Christ as their Savior.

She was preceded in death by her Husband of 62 years Raymond Durwood Arnold

Brother-In-Law Dr. John A. Arnold Jr.

Survivors include children

Annette Thompson (George) of Morganfield, KY

Denise Arnold of Jackson, GA.

Andrew Arnold (Cathy) of Sturgis, KY

Erin Lee (Shannon) of Newburgh, IN

Sister- Janice Workman of Normal Ill.

Brother-Steve McKown (Paula) of Jackson TN.

Sister-In-Law Sandy Arnold of Sturgis KY.

 6 Grandchildren and 15 great Grandchildren

3 Nieces and 4 Nephews and several Great Nieces and Nephews

Services are canceled and will be rescheduled at a later date.    

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 802 N. Adams St., Sturgis KY 42459 and St. Anthony’s Hospice, 2410 S. Green Street, Henderson, KY 42420.


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