Funeral service for Jackie B. Koonce, age 69 of Fayetteville will be conducted Thursday at 2PM at Higgins Funeral Home with Pastor John Hinson officiating. Burial will follow in Stewarts Cemetery. Mr. Koonce passed away Tuesday evening at his residence.
He was the son of the late Charlie Bell and Mary Ruby Price Koonce, a native of Lincoln County, was employed with Sanders Lumber Yard, and a member of the Howell Hill Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife Margaret Johnson Koonce of Fayetteville, daughter Teresa Ann Bolin and husband Dan of Boonshill, son Jackie B. Koonce Jr.of Fayetteville four sisters, Pauline Russell of Chicago, IL, Betty Guthrie, Brenda Hickson, and Mary Johnson all of Huntsville, AL, four brothers Retis Koonce of Elora, Jimmy Dean Koonce of Fayeteville, Wally Don Koonce and Roger Dale Koonce both of Huntsville, AL, granddaughters Christina Bolin and Tasha Bolin, grandson Lucas Blake Koonce, step-granddaughter Katie Staggs and step-grandson Peyton Staggs and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister Shirley Loggins and a brother James Koonce.
Visitation with the family will be Thursday from 11am until time for the services at Higgins Funeral Home.