Goshen News, Goshen, IN


August 23, 2010

Jacquline ‘Jackie’ Annette (Durham) Dancy

Oct. 20, 1965-Aug. 21, 2010


Jacquline ‘Jackie’ Annette (Durham) Dancy, 44, died unexpectedly Saturday at her residence.

She was born Oct. 20, 1965 in Goshen, to Robert B. and Shirley J. (Miller) Durham. She was a lifetime area resident and the manager of Ligonier Liquor, where she had worked for more than 15 years.

She graduated from West Noble High School in 1984 and graduated with honors from Indiana-Purdue University, Fort Wayne in 2006. She had been a surgical nursing student at Ivy Tech and was a very avid sports and Nascar fan.

She married Michael D. Dancy June 25, 1988.

She is survived by her husband, Michael D. Dancy, Ligonier; two children, Austin Dancy and Ashley Dancy, both of Ligonier; two stepchildren, Sarah (Josh) Hight, Bourbon, and Kevin (Jennifer) Dancy, Peru; five grandchildren; her father, Robert B. Durham, Ligonier; and a brother, Robert B. (Lisa) Durham Jr., Ligonier.

She was preceded in death by her mother.

Friends may visit with the family today from 3 to 8 p.m. at Yeager Funeral Home, Ligonier.

The funeral service will take place Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Crosswalk at Ligonier United Methodist Church with Pastor Byron Kaiser officiating.

Burial will be in Sparta Cemetery, Kimmell.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Richard Petty Foundation for Children, Petty Family Foundation, 311 Branson Mill Road, Randleman, NC 27317.

Yeager Funeral Home, Ligonier, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.yeagerfuineralhome.com.

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