Lucille Frederick, 98, of Jackson, passed away Monday, April 27, 2015, at Life Care Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born December 31, 1916, in Scopus, Missouri, to Scott S. “Sike” and Rilla E. Bollinger Dockins.  She and Albert E. Frederick were married December 23, 1943 in St. Louis.  They had been married nearly 20 years when he passed away August 12, 1963.

Lucille lived in St. Louis many years and had worked for Owens Mill Manufacturing in St. Louis. She moved back to Jackson in 2000. Lucille was very patriotic; and in remembrance of her son and grandsons who served in the military, she volunteered at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau and was also a member of the VFW Auxiliary #10495.  She also had a love for ballroom dancing.

Loving survivors include seven grandchildren, Gary (Marty) Brummel of Hillsboro, Missouri, Allen Brummel of House Springs, Missouri, Donna (Chris) Phoenix of Salem, Illinois, Jeanette Faulkner of Salem, Bobby Littrell of Omaha, Nebraska, Rob and Debbie Griffith; seven great-grandchildren, Josh, Jeremiah, Justin, Mariah Brummel, Amos Phoenix, Robert Brummel, and Dixie Faulkner.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her three children, Juanita Ditzler, Elizabeth Brummel, and Robert Lee Griffith; and a brother, Ora lee Dockins.

Visitation will be Thursday, April 30, 2015 from 4 to 8 PM, at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.

The funeral will be Friday, May 1, 2015 at 10:30 AM, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Sam Roethemeyer officiating

Burial will follow at Cook Cemetery in Scopus.

Memorials may take the form of contributions to the Missouri Veterans Home.

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