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Karen (Schaper) McCullough

November 8, 1944 ~ December 2, 2022 (age 78) 78 Years Old
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Obituary

Karen Jo McCullough, 78, of Jackson, passed away Friday, December 2, 2022, at the Monticello House in Jackson.
She was born November 8, 1944, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of Elmer and Odene Kaufman Schaper. She and Shannon McCullough were married February 19, 1966, in Jackson.

Karen graduated from Jackson High School and went on to attend Southeast University in Cape Girardeau. She was a member of Zion United Methodist Church at Gordonville. Karen and Shannon spent most weekends doing anything associated with their Tennessee walking horses, making many friends along the way in several states from Texas to Minnesota. They were members of Jackson Trail Riders and Perry County Saddle Club.

Loving survivors include her husband, Shannon; two sisters, Kathy Schaper Goodson and Kristi (Tony) Watson all of Jackson.

Also surviving are numerous nieces and nephews from both her family and Shannon's.

 

She was preceded in death by a brother, Keith Schaper and her parents.

Visitation will be Monday, December 5, 2022 from 4:00 - 8:00 PM at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center.

 

Funeral service will be 11:00 AM on Tuesday, December 6, 2022, at the funeral home with Rev. Jimmie Corbin officiating.

Interment will follow in Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson.

 

Memorials may take the form of contributions to St. Jude Children's Hospital or charity of donor's choice.
 

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.mccombsfuneralhome.com.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Karen (Schaper) McCullough, please visit our floral store.


Services

Public Viewing
Monday
December 5, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
McCombs Funeral Home & Cremation Center
640 West Independence Street
Jackson, MO 63755

Funeral Service
Tuesday
December 6, 2022

11:00 AM
McCombs Funeral Home & Cremation Center
640 West Independence Street
Jackson, MO 63755

Burial
Tuesday
December 6, 2022

12:30 PM
Russell Heights Cemetery
435 S. Farmington
Jackson, MO 63755

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