Lillian Seabaugh

Monday, June 14, 2010

Lillian Verna Grace Seabaugh, 96, of Jackson passed away Saturday, June 12, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Feb. 21, 1914, in Sedgewickville, Mo., daughter of Jesse and Shabbie Niswonger Hartle. 

She and James Alfred Koehler were married April 27, 1935. He preceded her in death Oct. 10, 1965. She later married Harold "Edgar" Seabaugh on Sept. 7, 1974, and he preceded her in death April 18, 1994.             

Lillian was a member of the Sedgewickville United Methodist Church for many years. She also was a member of the UMW at the church and a member of the Jackson VFW Auxiliary. She enjoyed gardening and taking care of her family.

Loving survivors include a daughter, Peggy (Joe) Muse of Sedgewickville; a son, Wayne (Lois) Koehler of Jackson; a stepdaughter, Annette (Jim) Palmer of Barnhart, Mo.; 14 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; and 41 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother, a grandson, a great-grandson and a great-great-grandson.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Anthony Stewart officiating.

Burial will be in Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson.

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