Reba McEntire Mourns Dying of Mother Jacqueline: 'She Had a Fantastic, Full Life and Was Able to Go''

Reba McEntire Mourns Death of Mom Jacqueline: 'She Had a Wonderful, Full Life and Was Ready to Go''

Reba McEntire is mourning the lack of her mom Jacqueline, who died Saturday.

“Our Mom, Jacqueline McEntire, made that fantastic cross over into Heaven at the moment. She had a beautiful, full, wholesome life and was completely able to go. The most cancers may assume it received the battle however we’re giving God all of the credit score on deciding on the time for her to go house to Him,” the nation star introduced on social media.

“She was able to see our Daddy, her mama and daddy and all her household and pals. Down right here, Alice, Pake, Susie and I, grandkids and nice grandkids all bought to go to along with her both in particular person or over the cellphone. She left figuring out how a lot she is beloved and everyone knows how a lot she beloved us. We’re very grateful for all of the prayers, playing cards, calls, visits, the care-givers with their enormous hearts, and the time God gave us with Mama. Jackie, Jac, Ms McEntire, Mama, Mama Jac, Momo Jac, Grandma, Grandma Jac, regardless of the title was on the time – she gave you her undivided consideration. We’re all going to overlook her however we now have so many fantastic recollections. Thanks Lord for that.”




She added, “In lieu of flowers, the household lovingly asks that memorials be despatched to the Reba McEntire Fund to profit the Jacqueline McEntire Library Fund. Donations will be made on-line at Texoma Giving Companions or mailed to The Reba McEntire Fund, 5036 Reba Drive, Denison, Texas, 75020. Within the memo line please write “Jacqueline McEntire” Cellphone: THF – Texoma Giving Companions at 903.337.0755″

In a particular nod to her mom, McEntire beforehand revealed that along with being a non secular tune, “You By no means Gave Up on Me” — which appeared on her 2019 album Stronger Than the Fact — the tune was an expression of gratitude for her mom.

“Who apart from God has by no means given up on me? Mama,” McEntire stated whereas selling the album, in line with The Boot.

McEntire went on to share that when her mom first heard the tune “she cried.”

“She was very appreciative. She beloved it. However I meant it with all my coronary heart,” she stated.

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Pleased Mom’s Day to those fantastic girls I really like a lot!

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Along with all the time supporting her, McEntire beforehand revealed that out of all the teachings she’s realized over time, the most effective recommendation she ever obtained was from her mom.

“Mama all the time informed me, ‘Reba, it is going to be over in 24 hours. You possibly can go stand in your head for 24 hours,’” the “Going Out Like That” the nation music legend informed PEOPLE in 2016. “That’s actually helped me to be my greatest self as a result of I simply give attention to the duty in entrance of me and I don’t get overwhelmed about every little thing else. Don’t stress a lot over what occurs tomorrow. Dwell at the moment.”

Jacqueline is survived by her kids Reba, Susie, Pake and Alice. Her husband Clark died in October 2014 on the age of 86.