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Jack Nolan Looney

Jack Nolan Looney, 87, formerly of Cabool, Missouri, and recently of Tuscumbia, Alabama, passed away after a sixteen-month illness on Saturday, April 8, 2017.

Jack grew up in Morgan and Winston counties of Alabama and finished high school in Danville/Speake.

He moved to Detroit, Michigan, and worked in the auto industry for thirty years, retiring from GM Cadillac.

He trained horses and dogs all his life. After retiring he bought a horse farm in Cabool, Missouri, and spent the rest of his life doing what he loved, breaking and training horses. He loved trail rides, horse shows, and his family.

A memorial visitation will be held at the home of Mike and Nickie Campbell on Saturday, April 22, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Burial will take place at Holy Cross Cemetery.

Mr. Looney was preceded in death by his parents, Morris Lloyd Looney and Geneva Woods Looney; sister, Lorene Looney Campbell; and brothers, Maj. Morris G. Looney and Maj. Quenten S. Looney.

Survivors include his son, Roger L. Looney (Zhang Xiao Yan) of Shanghai, China grandchildren, Jack Looney and Kaitlyn Looney of Shanghai; and a host of nieces and nephews.

An online guest registry is available at www.

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