Jacquelyn Breeding Kennedy
By Kim Swindell Wood | January 26, 2019 11:51 am
Last Updated: January 26, 2019 at 11:52 am
Jacquelyn Breeding Kennedy, age 63, died January 16, 2019 after a brief illness. She was preceded in death by parents (Ruth Riddle and Robert Breeding) Sparta, Grandparents Lucille and Glen Riddle (Shelbyville), Mattie Pearl and Sam Breeding (Sparta), and Michael David McCord.
She is survived by daughter Kristin Lauren McCord (Nashville), beloved stepmother Evalie Ridley Breeding (Brentwood), brother Robert Breeding (Ann) niece Libby Breeding (Cookeville), aunt Louise Young (Sparta), cousins Gillen Young (Michele) Alpharetta, GA, Bob Young (Ginger) Sparta, partner Tim George (Brentwood) and his daughter Stephanie (Tom) Gorman, granddaughter Emma, Mallory George, Austin George, several close cousins, Joe Rowland (Nashville), Sarah Fleming (Dick) Nashville, Tom Ridley (Jerry) Houston, Ridley Eunice (Mike).
Jackie grew up in Sparta, Tennessee, graduated from White County High School (Sparta), attended the University of Tennessee Knoxville and graduated cum laude from Belmont University. She earned numerous awards for outstanding sales with Pharmacia and later Pfizer Pharmaceuticals and was a Master Franchisee with Cartridge World until her death.
She was a loving daughter, mother, sister, and friend to so many. Jackie was a member of Southern Living Women’s Group and Belmont Garden Club.
Donations in her memory may be made to Sparta YMCA, 123 Moore St, 38583, SCARC, 11 US Route 206, Augusta, NJ 07822, Your Heart on Art, 265 White Bridge Rd, 37209.
A celebration of Jackie’s life will be held at a later date.