Ella Mary Sanders was born July 16, 1890, the daughter of Hiram Hampton and Saphronia (Sanders) Sanders.
Ella Mary Sanders married George Washington Jenkins October 2, 1907.
Children were: Daisy B. Jenkins born November 11, 1909 Lula Lee Jenkins born March 28, 1912 James Jenkins born about 1916 George W. Jenkins born about 1918 William Jenkins born about 1919 George Merle Jenkins born May 1, 1922 Sadie Mae Jenkins born about 1925 Edward Jenkins born about 1928 Dorothy Jenkins born October 8, 1928 Hampton Stewart Jenkins born January 6, 1930.
Ella Mary Jenkins age 88, of Rt. 1, Montross, died Monday, March 6, 1978 in a Gloucester Hospital. She is survived by six sons, James Jenkins, Montross; Will Jenkins, Port Royal; Merle Jenkins, Rt. 1, Warsaw; Edward Jenkins, Saluda; Stuart Jenkins, Montross; and Alton Jenkins, Fairport; five daughters, Mrs. Daisy Oliff, Rt. 1, Hague; Mrs. Lula Scates, Montross; Mrs. Sadie Harrell, Montross, Mrs. Dorothy Ambrose, Rt. 2, Warsaw; Mrs. Elizabeth Jenkins, Rt. 1, Warsaw; also surviving are forty Grandchildren; Fifty-six great-grandchildren; and three great-great- grandchildren. The remains will rest at Sanford -Price Funeral Home, Montross, until 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 8, then at Rappahannock Bptist Church, Newland, Va., where services will be held at 2:30 p.m., with interment in the church cemetery.