Juanita Holland Jenkins

March 20, 1917 - April 23, 2004

03/20/1917 - 04/23/2004

Past Services

Visitation
Sunday April 25, 2004
Martin-MacLean-Altmeyer-Wellsville
509 Riverside Avenue
Wellsville, OH 43968
330-532-1553 | Directions
Cemetery
Monday April 26, 2004
Highlandtown Cemetery
39539 State Route 39
Wellsville, OH 43968
330-532-3993 | Directions
Service
Monday April 26, 2004
10:30 am
Martin-MacLean-Altmeyer-Wellsville
509 Riverside Avenue
Wellsville, OH 43968
330-532-1553 | Directions

Juanita Holland Jenkins
Age: 87

Juanita Holland Jenkins, 87, formerly of Clarks Mill Road, Salineville, Ohio died on Friday, April 23, 2004 at the Blossom Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Salem after a lengthy illness. She was born in McDowell County, WV on March 20, 1917, a daughter of the late Benjamin Franklin and Kathryn Clay Holland.

Mrs. Jenkins has lived in this area since 1944. She worked as a cook at the Highlandtown School from 1952 to 1971. She was a member of the Highlandtown Methodist Church.

Her husband, Sterling Jenkins, whom she married on December 24, 1931, died on December 8, 1998.

She is survived by two sons: Ellwood Jenkins of Georgetown, South Carolina and Delana "Satch" Jenkins of Salineville, Ohio; two daughters: Mrs Thomas Ruby Jones with whom she resided and Mrs. William Joyce Fraley of Salineville, Ohio; a brother Bufford Holland of Manassas, Virginia; a sister: Kathleen Henderson of Iaegar, West Virginia; ten grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren and seven great great grandchildren.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son: Janell Jenkins.

Services will be held at the Wellsville Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Monday, April 26, 2004 at 10:30 AM with Rev. Charles Chaney of Springfield Methodist Church and Rev. Jim Ray of Highlandtown Methodist Church officiating.

Burial will follow in Highlandtown Cemetery.

The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home in Wellsville on Sunday, April 25, 2004 from 5-8 PM

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Shirley Fraley Lusk
7 years ago

Juanita wanted to adopt me, and I loved her so much. I know she lives in Heaven because she was truly a good woman.

My condolences to her family and friends.