Carole Ann Jacques, 72, of Pittsburg, passed away at 8:32 a.m., Wednesday April 23, 2008, at Mt. Carmel Regional Medical Center, Pittsburg.

Carole Ann Jacques, 72, of Pittsburg, passed away at 8:32 a.m., Wednesday April 23, 2008, at Mt. Carmel Regional Medical Center, Pittsburg.
She was born April 19, 1936 at Sylvan Grove, KS, the daughter of Elton and Lorna (Howard) Cline. She graduated from Pittsburg High School and graduated from Pittsburg State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Education.
She was united in marriage to Richard I. Jacques on August 5, 1956 at the Presbyterian Church in Pittsburg. He survives at the home.
Membership was held in the Presbyterian Church, Pittsburg, the Presbyterian Women, PSU Faculty Wives, and local sewing group of which she participated in for over 40 years.
In addition to her husband she is survived by one son, Mark Jacques of Springfield Mo., and three daughters, Marcia Base of Andover, KS, Michele Moxley of Overland Park, KS, and Maureen Pio of Gladstone, Mo., one sister Shirley Messenger of Pittsburg, KS, seven grandchildren, Corey, Derek and Sarah Base, Hannah and Jack Pio, and Will and Meghan Moxley.
She is preceded in death by her parents, grandson, Aaron Base, and a sister, Marilyn Troth.
Services for Mrs. Jacques are set for 10:00 a.m., Monday, April 28, 2008 at Brenner Mortuary, Pittsburg with Pastor K.O. Noonoo officiating. Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Sunday at the Brenner Mortuary, where friends may call after 10 a.m. Sunday. The family suggest memorials to Richard and Carole Jacques Scholarship Fund. These may be mailed to the Brenner Mortuary, 114 East 4th St., Pittsburg KS 66762. Friends may also sign the register book and leave condolences online at www.brennermortuary.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Brenner Mortuary, 114 E. 4th St., Pittsburg.