Jessica Diehl, 34, Sunmer, died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in an auto accident near Indian Grove.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Wright-Baker-Hill Funeral Home, Brookfield. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery, Sumner.
Memorials to the Jessica Diehl Memorial Fund (to be used for Sumner Community Projects) may be left at or mailed to the funeral home at P.O. Box 496, Brookfield, Mo. 64628.
Jessica Maries was born April 8, 1978, in Brookfield, daughter of Gary and Diana (Chowning) Diehl.
Jessica had taught school at Marceline R-5, Madison C3 and Linn County R-1 School Districts and was a member of Missouri State Teachers Association. She had been very involved with the American Cancer Association Relay for Life for several years.
Survivors include her parents, Gary and Diana Diehl, Sumner; one brother and sister-in-law, Justin and Amy Diehl, Sumner; her grandparents, Robert and Betty Chowning, Brookfield; and two nephews, Clayton and Bryson Diehl, Sumner.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Lewis and Maries Diehl.