Lillian Earl Owens Jenkins, 92, of Greenville died Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at Hunt Regional Medical Center. Her funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday in the Coker-Mathews Funeral Home chapel with interment in Memoryland Memorial Park. Mr. Kenny Stone will officiate.
Visitation is today, Dec. 9, 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Jenkins was born June 1, 1925, in Greenville. She was the daughter of Oscar Owens and Carrie Tomlin Owens. She married Fred M. Jenkins on Dec. 24, 1942, in Greenville. She was a retired school cook and a member of Family Fellowship of Greenville.
Survivors include her sons, Fred E. Jenkins and wife Judy of Oklahoma and Bobby Jenkins and wife Elaine of Texas; daughters Linda Ferrell and husband Jay of Australia and Mary Ann Kluttz of Greenville; sister-in-law Charlene Owens; 13 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter Nancy White Gilreath; brothers Howard Owens, Bobby Owens, Jack Owens, Billy Owens and Charles Owens; and sisters Mozelle Whitworth and Annie Stephens.
Pallbearers will be Robert Jenkins, Larry Jenkins, Ryan Jenkins, Craig Jenkins, Tony White and Nathan White.
Published on December 8, 2017