Karen D. Jennings, 83, a resident of Independence, MO passed away peacefully July 24, 2022 at her home. She was born December 30, 1938 to Kenneth and Verla (Legg) McKee in Kingston, MO.
Karen was a homemaker who enjoyed baking, tending to her flower bed as well as her vegetable garden. She would can all her vegetables so the family can enjoy all year long. Karen also baby sat for children in the neighborhood for several years.
Survived by her children, Debra McKee of Independence, MO, Phillip Jennings of Blue Springs, MO, Janet Keeton of Lexington, MO, Brandi Fockler and husband Calvin of Blue Springs, MO; sisters, Anita Belcher of Florida, Elizabeth Turner of Purdy, MO; 11 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Karen is preceded in death by her infant twin daughters, daughter, Terri Jennings, Danny Jennings; parents, Kenneth and Verla McKee; siblings, Joyce Myers, Mary Flagg, Larry McKee.
The family will receive friends and family from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 2, 2022 at Meyers Funeral Chapel, 1600 W. Main St, Blue Springs, MO. Funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m. at the chapel. Burial will immediately follow at Blue Springs Cemetery. Memories of Karen and words of comfort for her family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com.