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Edna Mae Sammons Jenkins
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1895
Palestine
Anderson County
Texas, USA
Death: Jul. 23, 1978
Longview
Gregg County
Texas, USA

Edna was the daughter of John Walker and Eula T. Langham Sammons. Her parents are buried in New Addition in Palestine City Cemetery. She shares a stone with her husband, Joe Whitfield Jenkins.

OBITUARY: Palestine (TX) Herald-Press, Monday, 24 July 1979:
Edna Jenkins
Mrs. Edna Mae (J.W) Jenkins, 82, formerly of Elkhart, died Sunday night in the Highland Pines Nursing Home, Longview.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. in Elkhart First Baptist Church with the Rev. Robert H. Moran officiating. Burial is to be in Garden of Memories Cemetery under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home.
A native of Palestine, Mrs. Jenkins made her home in Elkhart for many years. She was a member of First Baptist Church there.
Her husband, J. W. Jenkins, died Dec. 9, 1968.
Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. T. W. Brunson (Joan) of Longview; a brother, Leslie Sammons of Houma, La.; a sister, Mrs. Grace McDonald of Marshall; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Walker Sammons (1857 - 1925)
  Eula T Langham Sammons (1866 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Joe Whitfield Jenkins (1900 - 1968)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Maude Sammons (1885 - 1973)*
  Horace Madison Sammons (1887 - 1955)*
  Hallie Sammons Hardman (1889 - 1964)*
  James Buchanan Sammons (1891 - 1906)*
  Johnnie H Sammons (1894 - 1902)*
  Edna Mae Sammons Jenkins (1895 - 1978)
  Leslie Langham Sammons (1900 - 1980)*
  Bonnie Ousley (1902 - 1978)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Edna M. Jenkins
Nov. 22, 1895
July 23, 1978
 
Burial:
Garden Of Memories
Elkhart
Anderson County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Louise Fisher Goff
Record added: Aug 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21093058
Edna Mae <i>Sammons</i> Jenkins
Added by: Louise Fisher Goff
 
 
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- Louise Fisher Goff
 Added: Nov. 22, 2009
 
 
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