Jannie Ophelia Jenkins 92 of Gurley, born October 26, 1927 reunited with our Lord and Savior on June 21, 2020. She was surrounded by family as she transitioned to her Heavenly home.
She is preceded in death by her husband Bennie Jenkins, her parents, her eight brothers, one sister, one son and two grandsons. She is survived by her six children Levon Jenkins (Beverly), Brenda Kent, Bonnie Gaylord (Richard), Jerry Jenkins, Alton Jenkins (Jeanie), Barbara Carisle (Mark), thirty-nine grandchildren, sixty one great grandchildren, twelve great-great grandchildren, one sister Era Miller and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Jannie was a homemaker, gardener and care taker of many. She enjoyed her life in Killingsworth Cove raising a family and garden that fed many. She loved her flower gardens surrounding her home and supplied many with beautiful flowers for many years. Jannie never missed an opportunity to tell her family and friends about her LORD and Savior, JESUS CHRIST and how BLESSED she was to live a long and fulfilled life. Jannie LOVED everyone and always taught her family to LOVE one another. She will be dearly missed by all.
Visitation will be held on June 24th from 12 - 2PM at Brownsboro Baptist Church with Funeral Services following at 2PM with Rev. James Phelps and Rev. Danny Gibson officiating. Burial will follow in Valhalla Cemetery.
Hampton Cove Funeral Home directing
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