Jill Lynn Traster, 58, died Wednesday, September 16, 2020, in Springdale. She was born April 25, 1962, in Dearborn, Michigan, to Virgil Leroy Pete and Viola Elizabeth Bobbie Traster. She graduated Prue High School in 1980 and was employed with Cracker Barrel and Sandsprings Leader Newspaper most of her adult life. Jill was deeply devoted to her family and her Christian faith.
She is survived by two sons, Derrick and Daniel Taber; one daughter, Hailee Molton; one stepson, David Molton; one stepdaughter. Kari Molton-Blackmon; five grandchildren; Chandler Taber, Blake Taber, Braden Taber, Phoenix Blackmon, and Elijah Blackmon; one brother, Virgil Traster and wife Valerie; two stepbrothers, Doug Horton and Sam Horton; one stepsister, Ella Marie Gray; one half-brother, Billy Traster; one half-sister, Connie Ritz; three nephews, Bobby Traster and wife Tatia, Jerad Traster and wife Brenna, and Justin Traster and wife Kaila; her stepmother, Linda Traster; one cousin, Debbie Blevins; and her beloved friend Jackie Duke.
Jill is preceded in death by two grandmothers, Faye Statzer and Jenny Thomas; one aunt, Jackie Dixon; and one cousin, Denise Meyers.
A graveside inurnment will be 11 AM Wednesday, Sepetember 23, 2020, at Prairie View Cemetery in New Prue, Oklahoma with a reception to follow. A viewing will be 2 PM Saturday, September 19, 2020, at Heritage Funeral Home, also followed by a reception. Donations may be made to Jill Traster’s Memorial Fund at gofundme.com