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Ashley Alexis Buell, 33, of Jonesboro, Arkansas, formerly of Jackson, passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2022, at St. Bernard’s Medical Center in Jonesboro.
She was born September 30, 1989, in Cape Girardeau, to Steven and Carol Little McLemore. She and Joshua Buell were married June 5, 2010, in Jackson. They have recently been residing in Jonesboro, where Josh was completing his residency at St. Bernard’s.
Ashley was a 2008 graduate of Jackson High School, and a 2019 graduate of Southeast Missouri State University. She was a resilient, energetic, and devoted, full-time wife and mother. Some of her favorite things were playing board games, family movie night, crafting, and cooking with Alexis.
When living in Jackson, Ashley attended the former First General Baptist Church.
Ashley’s family includes her husband of 12 years, Joshua Buell, twin sons, Jordan and the late Jayden, twins James and Alexis “Lexie” all of Jonesboro; her parents, Steve and Carol McLemore of Jackson; a sister, Brittney (Nic) Stern and their children, Colton and McKenzie; paternal grandparents, Don (Erna) McLemore of Jackson; and Josh’s parents, John (Nancy) Buell of Benton and Jeanne (Marc) Scheffel of Jackson.
She was preceded in death by an infant twin son, Jayden Buell (9/9/2014); and maternal grandparents, Charles and Bessie Little.
Visitation is from 1 to 4 p.m., Sunday, November 20, 2022, and from 11 a.m. to service time, Monday, November 21, 2022, at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
The Rev. Tommy Miller will conduct the funeral service at noon, Monday, at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson.
If considering a memorial donation, contributions to McCombs Funeral Home are appreciated. Other suggestions are the Ronald McDonald House or Barnes Jewish Foundation (memo Barnes Lodge).
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McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center to aid the family with final expenses
640 West Independence Street, Jackson MO 63755
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Ronald McDonald House Charities of St. Louis, Missouri
3450 Park Avenue, St. Louis MO 63104
The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital
PO Box 790369, St. Louis MO 63179-9917