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Gladys Marie "Peedy" Jenkins Johnson
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Birth: Jul. 29, 1953
Mer Rouge
Morehouse Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jul. 18, 2003
Bastrop
Morehouse Parish
Louisiana, USA

On July 27,1953 Gladys Marie Jenkins was born the second child to Joseph and Bernice Alford Jenkins in Monroe,Louisiana.Her parents,three sister,four brothers and all of her family fondly called her Peedy.She began school at Johnson Elementary in Mer Rouge,Louisiana.Her family moved to Bastrop,Louisiana where she continued attending schools in Morehouse Parish.Gladys confessed her belief in Christ at the tender age of eight and was baptized under the leadership of Rev S.J.Scott at Cherry Hill number 1 MBC in Mer Rouge,Louisiana.Later in life she became a member of the Williams Drive Church of Christ in Bastrop,Louisiana.Gladys enjoyed visiting various churches of her choice throughout her life.On March 7,1974 she was united in Holy Matrimony to Minion Johnson They moved to Colorado Springs,co for two yrs and then moved back to
Bastrop.She worked faithfully as a nurse assistant at Summerlin Lane nursing home until she became disable.She took pride in being the mother of one son and three daughters She enjoyed cooking,housekeeping and spending time wiht her family.She was know for being a surrogate mother to the family members and many young teenagers.The clock of life is wound but once no one has the power to tell just whether the hand will stop early or late.The hour came on Friday July 18,2003.Preceding her in death were her father Joseph Jenkins,brother Don Earl Jenkins,grandparents Lamart and Juett Alford,Irene Green,and Preston and Emma Briley Jenkins.She leaves to cherish her memories one son Minion Lamart,three daughters Nelda Necole,Freddie Mae and Celless four grandchildren,a loving mother Bernice Alford Jenkins,three sister Debra Jenkins,Carolyn Jenkins Kelly,Linda(Barry)Jenkins Wilson,four brothers Joseph(Rosalyn)Jenkins Jr,Willie Jenkins ,Joseph Earl Jenkins,George(Shirley)Jenkins ten aunts,seven uncle,three great aunts,one great uncle and a host of nieces,nephews,cousin and friends. 
 
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 Children:
  Nelda Nicole Johnson Johnson-Hawkins (1975 - 2011)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Jerusalem Cemetery
Mer Rouge
Morehouse Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Ada Leopold-George
Record added: Aug 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41136768
Gladys Marie Peedy <i>Jenkins</i> Johnson
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Gladys Marie Peedy <i>Jenkins</i> Johnson
Added by: Ada Leopold-George
 
Gladys Marie Peedy <i>Jenkins</i> Johnson
Added by: Ada Leopold-George
 
 
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my dearest cousin and classmate this is for you because you was a special lady your cuz Ada
- Ada Leopold-George
 Added: Aug. 25, 2009
 
 
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