|Birth: ||Nov. 17, 1919|
|Death: ||Sep. 1, 2013|
MISSION, TX. - Billye Martin Jenkins, 93, was received into the hands of God, Sunday, September 1, 2013. Billye was born November 17, 1919 in Mission, Texas to William Moore and Annette Martin.
She was a longtime member of St. Alban's Episcopal Church in Harlingen and The Order of the Daughters of the King. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, National Society of the Magna Charta, and the Colonial Dames of America. She served on the Glady's Porter Zoo board for several years. Billye enjoyed playing bridge, genealogical research and participating in church activities.
Billye was preceded in death by her loving husband Raymond S. Jenkins, Jr., brothers Carroll and Darroll Martin and sister Artimicia Leinneweber.
Survivors include son, Raymond Scott Jenkins III and wife Esther of McAllen, daughters Susan Jenkins Bickston and husband Dr. Mark Bickston of Grand Prairie, Texas and Cynthia Shary Kuhns and husband Thomas J. Kuhns, LT Col USAF RET. of Bermuda Dunes, California, sister Zillah Hardgrave of California and eight grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
A family memorial service was held in Ft. Worth, Texas.
Those desiring may make donations to their favorite charity.
The family wishes to express their sincere thanks to the devoted and caring staff of the Isle at Watercrest Mansfield, and the compassionate caregivers of Envoy Hospice, Ft. Worth, Texas.
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Published in Valley Morning Star on September 15, 2013
William M Martin (1885 - 1979)
Annette C Martin (1891 - 1977)
Raymond S Jenkins (1923 - 2005)
Flower Mound Cemetery
Created by: Rafael Perez-Guillermety
Record added: Sep 16, 2013
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