Jenny grew up in Joplin, Missouri, and graduated from Parkwood High School in Joplin. She was a member of Mountain Grove Family Church and enjoyed her women’s Bible study. Jenny enjoyed leading card-making classes, frozen Cokes, and binge-watching “Gilmore Girls” with her daughters. As a childcare provider for many years, she was deeply loved as “Momma Jenny” by all the children she cared for. Jenny will be remembered by her family as an amazing Christian, mom, daughter, sister, friend, and Nana.
Jenny is survived by four daughters, Tori Hayes and husband Kyler of Plato, Missouri, Tessa Taylor and husband Zach of Cabool, Missouri, and Tatum Flint and Taylor Flint, both of Mountain Grove; four grandchildren, Payton Taylor, Rydden Hayes, Kyson Hayes, and Blair Taylor; father, Richard Osborn of Richland Hills, Texas; mother, Mary Ann Clubb of Joplin; mother-in-law, Helen Flint of Joplin; one brother, Roger Earl Osborn and Fran of Carthage, Missouri; two sisters, Beth LePage and husband Shaun of Lawrence, Kansas, and Melissa Shumaker and husband Steve of Joplin; and a host of other relatives and friends who will miss her dearly.
Visitation was held Monday, April 2, 2018, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home. A memorial service was held Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at 2:00 p.m., also at the funeral home, with Rev. Mark Fugitt officiating. Song selections were “Beulah Land,” “Go Rest High On That Mountain,” “Angel Band,” and “What A Day That Will Be” sung by The McCunes. Cremation was under the direction of Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home, Mountain Grove.
Memorial contributions may be made payable to Taylor Flint in effort to continue the financial support her mother was providing while attending college. Contributions may be sent to the funeral home at 315 North Main Street, Mtn. Grove.