Jack Calvin Stoddard III
May 13, 1956 – September 22, 2020
Jack Calvin Stoddard III, 64, of Lancaster, Missouri, passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2020, at the University of Missouri Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.
The son of James Stoddard II and Betty Jean (Whitehead) Stoddard, Jack was born on May 13, 1956, in Jacksonville, Florida. On September 9, 2017, in Lancaster, Missouri, he was united in marriage to Jacki Ellen Whicker and to this union two daughters were born, Areanna and Adreanna Stoddard.
Jack is survived by his wife, Jacki Stoddard of Lancaster, Missouri; his children, Jack Calvin Stoddard IV and wife, Amber,, of West Grove, Iowa, Jewels Flaker of Louisville, Kentucky, Haven Stoddard of Memphis, Missouri, and Areanna and Adreanna Stoddard of Lancaster, Missouri; several grandchildren; one sister, Juanita Kelly of Arkansas; three sisters-in-law, Nikki Hutt and husband, Waylon, of Iowa, Amanda Knapp of Lovilia, Iowa, and Jewel Whicker of Missouri; three brothers-in-law, Jerry Whicker of Glenwood, Missouri, Jamie Whicker and wife, Patricia, of Baring, Missouri, and James Whicker of Oskaloosa, Iowa; mother-in-law, Phyllis Whicker of Glenwood, Missouri; father-in-law, Jerry Knapp and wife, Karen, of Lovilia, Iowa; nieces and nephews; and other family members.
Jack is preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Rhonda Stoddard; and one brother, JoJo Stoddard.
Jack received an Honorable Discharge from the Coast Guard, where he served from 1974 until 1978. The first two years were spent in Lighthouse duty, followed by two more years on Search and Rescue. Jack was a painter of all trades, where he painted for industrial, residential, and commercial businesses as long as his health permitted.
There will be no services or burial at this time, as the body has been cremated. Online condolences may be expressed to the family, by logging on to normanfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Norman Funeral Home of Lancaster, Missouri.