Breshears Memorial Chapels LLC

Jackie L. Stark February 15, 1935 – October 1, 2018

Jackie “Jack” Stark, 83, passed away on Monday, October 1, 2018 at Pershing Memorial Hospital in Brookfield, MO.  Funeral services will be held at Breshears Memorial Chapel in Mendon, MO on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. Gail Brown officiating.  Visitation will be held prior to the service on Thursday from 9:00-11:00 A.M.  Burial will be in Mendon Cemetery in Mendon, MO.

Jack was born on February 15, 1935 in Carrollton, MO, the son of Woodrow and Hellen (White) Stark.  He graduated from Bosworth High School in 1955. On November 28, 1963 Jack married the love of his life, Martha Dawson, and they were blessed with one son, Cody.

Jack worked construction driving a side boom for many years.  Later in life he became a row crop farmer. Jack loved to farm, loved to hunt deer, ducks, and geese, and especially loved his family.

Jack was a member of the Lions Club of Mendon, MO and a member of the Coon Range Hunting Club.  Jack attended the Mendon Christian Church.

He was preceded in death by his son, Barry Dean Stark, his parents, and his half-brother, Bill Stark.

Jack is survived by his beloved wife of the home, Martha; two sons, Cody Stark and JW Stark; and he is survived by his precious granddaughter, Kerri Ann Stark.

In Jack’s own words, “he was a good ole’ boy”, and he will be missed.

Pallbearers will be Cody Stark, Rusty Blume, Bobby Narron, Bobby Shannon, Bo Sharp, and Mick Aslin.  Honorary pallbearers will be Finley Gibbs, Ron McGilvray, JW Spencer, Dr. James Brocksmith, Jack Aslin, Greg Young, Raymond Grotjan, and Danny Price.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to Northwestern R-I School or the Lions Club of Mendon, MO.  Donations may be left at or mailed to Breshears Memorial Chapel, 207 W. Broadway, Brunswick, MO, 65236.


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