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Obituary ~ Mildred Lorena (Beasley) Jenkins
February 03, 1908 ~ June 23, 1971
MILDRED LORENA JENKINS daughter of CHARLES and ESTELLA BEASLEY, was born Feb, 3, 1908 in Decatur County and died at the Iowa Methodist Hospital, Des Moines, June 23, 1971, at the age of 63.
On April 24, 1928, she was united in marriage to LOUIE JENKINS. To this union three children were born, CAROL LEA HALSTEAD, Lincoln Neb., BARBARA LOU VAUGHN, Leon, and LLOYD JENKINS, Lincoln, Neb.
MILDRED was member of the United Methodist Church, Equal Rights Rebekah Lodge, Hospital Auxiliary, Leon Country Club, and numerous social and bridge clubs.
Preceding her in death were her husband, who died in 1958; patents, two brothers, two sisters and one grandson.
Surviving are three children; two son-in-law, MAURICE and BILLIE; one daughter-in-law, JACKIE, ten grandchildren, PAUL and PENNY VAUGHN; MONTY, SCOTT, DANNY and TONY HALSTEAD; BRUCE, KIM, CRAIG and MIKE JENKINS; one brother, HUBERT; six sisters; WILMA THARP, GEORGIA BAKER, FERNA BIGLEY, VERA COX, NAOMI SOUTH and DORTHA THOMSON; other relatives and a host of friends.
[Interment in Leon Cemetery.]
Transcription by Sara Rose Joan LeFleur, June of 2016