Jackie McGeehon


Jackie Sue (Burcham) McGeehon, 65, of Rushville, IL, went to be with the Lord at 7:56 p.m. Saturday, November 17, 2018 at the Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL. She was born on October 4, 1953 in Decatur, IL to the late Jack & Dorothy Childress Burcham.  She married Randy McGeehon on May 25, 1982.  He survives along with (3) children, Nicholas McGeehon & Martha, Trevor McGeehon & D’Ann and Mathew Lofland, (4) grandchildren, Aubrey, Tanner, Campbell, Cooper.  She was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Everly McGeehon.    Jackie was a loving wife, mother & grammy.  She enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling, reading and spoiling her dog Cooper.  Two services will be held to honor Jackie’s life.  A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. at Elwin United Methodist Church in Elwin, IL on Sunday, November 25, 2018 with Rev. Sylvester Weatherall officiating.   It will be followed by a meal in the Fellowship Hall. A second service will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, November 26, 2018 in the Rushville First United Methodist Church in Rushville, IL with Rev. Matt Stevens officiating.  It will be followed by a meal in the Fellowship Hall. Memorials may be given to the forEverly foundation, a foundation that was created in memory of Jackie’s granddaughter, Everly.  Checks may be made payable to “The St. Louis Community Foundation fbo forEverly  foundation” and mailed to St. Louis Community Foundation, #2 Oak Knoll Park, Clayton, MO   63105 or give online by visiting https://stlgives.org/give-and selecting “forEverly foundation” in the drop down “Fund Designation” menu.  Worthington Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.