Jean Elaine Reed, 89, passed away on August 18, 2019.
Jean was born on August 7, 1930 to Joseph and Gladys (Clift) Bovard in Kansas City, Missouri.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband of 31 years, Robert; two sons, Steven and Kevin; two brothers, John and Ronnie; two sisters, Evelyn and Michelle.
She is survived by her daughter, Deborah Light (Wayne); brother, Gary Bovard; sister-in-law, Mary; nine grandchildren, Stephen, Angela, Jennifer (Jay), Russell (Maria), Michael, Leslie, Anthony, Tami (Larry), Shayne (Sherri); 16 great-grandchildren, Jack, Jacob, Allison, Sami, Shayne, Rylee, Alex, Jessica, Rachael, Michael, Kanton, Abigail, Madison, Megan, Cooper, and Kadin; four great-great grandchildren, Ari, Leo, Asher, and Ryan; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Jean loved going to the lake, camping, sitting on the porch in the evenings watching the sun set, getting together for birthdays and holidays, watching Jack play baseball, spending time with all of her grandchildren, eating Bar-B-Que, hot dogs, and chicken, and waffles from I-Hop, watching old movies while having popcorn or ice cream, or, on occasion, both.
She will be missed by many who knew and loved her.
Funeral services will be held at Terrace Park Funeral Home and Cemetery on Saturday, August 24th at 1:00pm, with visitation starting one hour prior. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family.
I love you mom and will miss you so so much. Love Debbie
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