Jean Heineman

Jean Heineman

Sunday, December 15th, 1940 - Monday, August 10th, 2020
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Marthajean Claire Heineman, age 79 years, 7 months, and 26 days, passed away from this life at the Oneida Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Oneida, Tennessee on Monday, August 10, 2020 and was placed in the care of Hickman-Strunk Funeral Home.

Funeral Services were held Friday, August 14, 2020 at 1:00pm at the Whitley City First Baptist Church. Burial wasin the Pine Knot Memorial Gardens.

Jean was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Sunday, December 15, 1940 to the late Reverend Benjamin Franklin Meney and Martha (Whiting) Meney. Jean attended the Appalachian Bible Institute in Beckley, West Virginia and later went on to attend the Cumberland College in Williamsburg, Kentucky. Jean married her husband, Frederick Louis Heineman, on May 27, 1967. She settled in the McCreary County area in 1974 and got a job with the McCreary County School District, for whom she worked over 30 years. Jean was a Christian and a member of the Whitley City First Baptist Church since she moved to the area. She was deeply passionate and active in her church by singing, teaching Sunday school and GA’s, driving the church bus, and overseeing the children’s program. She was a member and a counselor at the Emmanuel Bible Camp in Barbourville, Kentucky. During her free time, she enjoyed singing, playing piano, watching western shows, and spending time with her beloved family.

She is preceded in death by: her parents; and one sister, Priscilla Ann Meney.

Jean is survived by a large host of loving family, including: her husband; two sons, Richard Nelson Heineman and wife, Vicki, of Pine Knot, Kentucky, John Louis Heineman and wife, Wendy, of Franklin, Tennessee; two daughters, Robin Michelle Strunk and husband, John, of Whitley City, Heidi Jean Hedges and husband, Eric, of Dry Ridge, Kentucky; three brothers, Benjamin Meney and wife, Barbara, of Georgia, George Meney and wife, Michelle, of Delaware, and John Timothy Meney and wife, Sue, of Kokomo, Indiana; 16 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.

Hickman-Strunk Funeral Home was honored to serve the family of JeanHeineman.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, August 14th, 2020 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Friday, August 14th, 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm
    First Baptist Church, Whitley City
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  • Service

    Friday, August 14th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Friday, August 14th, 2020 1:00pm
    First Baptist Church, Whitley City
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  • Interment

    Friday, August 14th, 2020 | 2:30pm
    Friday, August 14th, 2020 2:30pm
    Pine Knot Memorial Gardens
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Tim Morgan

Posted at 06:59am
Louie, Ricky, Johnny, Heidi and Robin -- So sorry to hear this. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I just found out.

Çharlotte Beatty

Posted at 10:32pm
Dear Robin
I just want you to know that I am thinking of you sweetheart. You are in my thoughts a d prayers. I am so sorry for the loss of your precious mother. I am praying that God will wrap you and all of your family in His arms and take away all of your pain. Due to injuries I sustained in a bad fall I won't be able to be there with you but my love and prayers 🙏 are with you. I love you . a d God bless you.
Çharlotte Lynn Beatty

Andy & Dawn Hayes

Posted at 10:38am
As you grieve know that we are remembering you and sending peaceful thoughts and loving memories of the times we shared with Jean.
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