First Posted: 10/29/2009
DOBSON Mrs. Hazel Diane Jenkins, 75, of U.S. Highway 601, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, at Willowbrook Nursing Center in Yadkinville. She was born March 8, 1934, in Surry County to the late Joseph and Elsie Speer. Mrs. Jenkins worked at Wal-Mart in Elkin and was the beloved and faithful wife of the Rev. H.O. Jenkins Jr., who preceded her in death. In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by a sister, Lib Osborne; and by a brother, Samuel Speer. Surviving are her two sons, Ronnie Jenkins and Roger Jenkins, both of the home; a sister-in-law, Audrey Joyner; nieces, Libby J. Stanley, Linda Joyner, Pat Stanley, Lynn Murphy and Sandy Farley; and a host of great-nieces, great-nephews, family and friends. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be made to www.gentryfuneralservice.com. Gentry Family Funeral Service of Yadkinville is serving the family.