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Subject: Imagene Joyce Halbert nee Jinkerson
Date: 22 Apr 2006 13:55:34 -0600

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Jean Halbert of Belgrade, Missouri was born May 18, 1931 in Belgrade, Missouri, the daughter of the late Norman Jinkerson and Susie (Jenkins) Anderson. She departed this life Thursday, April 6, 2006 at the Washington County Memorial Hospital having reached the age of seventy-four years, ten months and nineteen days.

Jean was united in marriage to Noel Halbert April 5, 1947 in Potosi, Missouri and to this union four children were born. (They marked the 59th anniversary of their marriage the day before her passing.)

Jean is survived by her loving husband, Noel Halbert of Belgrade; a daughter, Carolyn Sue Weeks and husband Joe of Belgrade; two sons, Michael Halbert of Fenton, Missouri and Rick Halbert of Mineral Point; six grandchildren; Craig Weeks and wife Natalie, Tami McClain and husband Brent, Chris Halbert and wife Karen, Gavin Halbert, Casey Halbert and Kayla Halbert; seven great grandchildren; Dakota, Kaitlin Nicole, Katelyn Noel, Trent, Lindsay, Logan and Jera; two step great grandchildren, Boone and Lane; special friend, Ivan Wilmoth of Farmington, Missouri and special aunt, Ethel Nipper.

In addition to her parents, Jean was preceded in death by one daughter, Donna Halbert and her half-sister, Ferne Thomlison.

Jean loved her family and all the time she got to spend with them, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She enjoyed the many gifts of Mother Nature, spending time fishing, hunting, searching for mushrooms and gardening. She also enjoyed attending the Belgrade First Church of God and singing gospel songs. She loved to cook all types of different recipes, especially her famous desserts. Jean enjoyed the extensive traveling she was able to do with her husband Noel, the rest of her family and her many friends. Collecting angels also brought her great enjoyment. Jean was a very kind and loving woman who will be deeply missed by all who were blessed to know her.

Visitation was held Saturday, April 8, 2006 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m.; and Sunday, April 9, 2006 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Moore Funeral Home, Potosi, Missouri.

Funeral services were held Sunday, April 9, 2006 at 1:00 p.m. at the Moore Memorial Chapel with Pastor Myron Laramore and Pastor Davey Welker officiating. Serving as pallbearers were: Craig Weeks, Chris Halbert, Gavin Halbert, Roger Dudley, Billy Johnston and Larry Nipper. Honorary pallbearers were: Jim Nipper, Mitch Tedder and Don Gillam. Music for the services was provided by her cousins, Miriam, Shirley, Phyllis and fellow church singing friend, Corky Davis and also Don and June Dickinson. Final prayers and burial were in the Jenkins Cemetery, Belgrade, Missouri.

Services were entrusted to the care and direction of the Moore Funeral Homes, 105 Clark Street, Potosi, Missouri.

Independent Journal, Potosi, MO, Thursday, April 13, 2006

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