Jackie was born in Kensington London in 1961 to Sheila and Peter Boyce. She was the oldest of her two brothers Peter and Steve (Nicki). She is proceeded in death by her father Pete and her middle brother Peter. Jackie attended Kearns Highschool where she graduated with honors and went on to Westminster collage where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in accounting. She married her first husband Robert Murphy whom she later divorced. She had two children Robby (Brandy) and Marissa (Tyrell). Her children were her world and being a mother was her greatest accomplishment. She has 5 beautiful grandchildren Mckena, Zoe, Addisyn, Mac and Lillyan who she gave her heart to daily. She had 3 Nephews that she adored Steven, Brandon and Riley. She was later married to Bob Kennington, who has recently passed. Jackie loved doing crafts and cooking. Having her family around her made her the happiest. She had a contagious smile and laugh that would light up a room. She was an amazing friend to all that knew her and will be missed by everyone.

Services will be held Tuesday February 16th at 7:00pm. Located at Gospel of hope church

11869 south 2700 west

All are welcome to join, we will have masks provided. Thank you

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Marissa and Robby, I have just now heard about Miss Jackie getting her wings. This breaks my heart for all of you. She had many earthly burdens and challenges. I had many great times with her as Bob was like a brother to me. I hope they are both at peace now, and very happy. God Bless, Big Hugs!

Sherri Feb 22, 2021

Such a sweet and caring person! I am going to miss you Jackie, as we always said, we didn't see each other much after you moved but we sure knew how each other was and all about our kids. Love you so much!! RIP

Jana O'Hearon , Price, UT, US Feb 16, 2021

Jackie was a kind and caring co worker. I will sure miss her. She talked about her family all the time, especially her grandchildren.

Becky Streeper , Salt Lake City, UT, US Feb 12, 2021

Thank you so much Becky, your words mean so much to the family.

Marissa Murphy Feb 15, 2021

Jackie my last words to you were Sending Prayers and love. I will be forever sending them your way. I hope heaven is filled with the joy of you and Bob, dancing and being together. I miss you my dear friend.

Laurie , Kearns, UT, US Feb 11, 2021

Thank you Laurie, I’m so grateful my mom will be reunited with Bob and her dad. She loved him so very much.

Marissa Murphy Feb 15, 2021

My condolences to the family.

William Bendigo , Syracuse, UT, US Feb 09, 2021

Thank you William

Marissa Murphy Feb 15, 2021

Jackie was our niece. loved her very much x

Ann and Alan Patey , Newport Pagnell, Buckhamshire, GB Feb 06, 2021

Thank you, she loved you guys too very much

Marissa Murphy Feb 15, 2021


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