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Michael K. Jennings

April 17, 1950 ~ September 6, 2022 (age 72)
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Michael K. Jennings, age 72 of Brookport, Illinois went to be with the Lord at 8:22 pm on Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center.

Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at the Loftus-McManus Brookport Funeral Home with Rev. David Siere officiating. Burial will follow in the Pell Cemetery.

Michael was retired from USEC, was of the Baptist faith, a member of the Honda Goldwing Road Riders Association, and served in the Army National Guard.

Michael is survived by his sisters, Nancy Jennings and Carolyn Dismore; sister-in-law, Shawnee Jennings; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and many friends.

Michael was preceded in death by his parents, James Edward and Artie Lou (Dause) Jennings; wife of 52 years, Rhonda S. (Smith) Jennings; brother, Randy Jennings; sister, Phyllis Walker.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 from 11 am until the 1 pm at the Loftus-McManus Brookport Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made in Michael’s name to the Harry Statham Gymnasium, c/o Brookport Betterment Committee, P.O. Box 744, Brookport, Illinois 62910.

Pallbearers will be Jay Hite, Joey Free, Rance Phillips, Jack Anderson, Jimmy Carrigan, Johnnie Dale Davis, and Steve Houston.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Loftus-McManus Brookport Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

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September 13, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Loftus-McManus Brookport Funeral Home
7742 South US 45 Rd.
Brookport, IL 62910

Funeral Service
September 13, 2022

1:00 PM
Loftus-McManus Brookport Funeral Home
7742 South US 45 Rd.
Brookport, IL 62910


Brookport Betterment Committee
c/o Loftus-McManus Funeral Homes P.O. Box 760, Metropolis IL 62960

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