Shirley Arlene Jenkins(1934 - 2012)

Shirley Arlene Jenkins January 1, 1934 - December 8, 2012 Shirley went to be with her Lord and Savior on December 8, 2012. She grew up in Taft and moved to Bakersfield in her twenties. She was involved in many activities including church and bible studies and also enjoyed volunteering at the Guild House and Mercy Hospital. She loved flowers, particularly roses and camellias and was a member of those societies. She is preceded in death by her parents, Connie and Victor Aaron; sisters, Patty Aaron, Roxanne Armstrong, Doreen Small and brother Ivan Aaron. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Kellie and Del Garcia and grandchildren Marissa and Austin; brother Al Aaron and numerous nieces and nephews. A special thanks to her caregiver Margarite for her loving care. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the . A graveside service will be held on December 13, 2012 at 2:00PM at Shafter Cemetery. For any further questions please call Basham Funeral Care 873-8200. Basham Funeral Care www.bakersfield.com/obits

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Dec. 12, 2012