Rosie Lee Jenkins

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Jenkins Rosie Lee Jenkins, 93, passed away Monday, February 18, 2013 at her home in Dublin Ohio, where she lived with her daughter Helen Starks. Rosie L. Davis was born on May 26, 1919 in Griffin, Georgia the daughter of Carrie Lou and Henry Davis. She was united in marriage to Chester Jenkins in 1940 in Columbus, Ohio. Rosie was preceded in death by her husband of 40 years, by her daughter Geraldine, four sisters Ruby Johnson, Erma Griffin, Oneva Johnson and Mary Harris, three brothers Eugene, Henry, Robert and grand-daughter Roxanne Tolliver. She is survived by her children and spouses, Helen Starks of Dublin, Chester Jenkins (Butch) and wife Peggy of Columbus, Betty Jean Peterson and husband Michael of Yellow Springs, Ohio. She is also survived by seven grand-children, 13 great-grandchild-ren, 13 great great-grandchild-ren and a host of nieces, nephews. Service for Rosie Lee Jenkins will be held Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at Second Missionary Baptist Church, 615 S.Wittenberg Ave., Springfield, Ohio. Visitation will be 12Noon until time of service which will be at 1 p.m. with Reverend Carl Hutchins officiating and Elder John Buffenger, Eulogist. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Garden, Springfield, Ohio. Arrangements entrusted to PORTER-QUALLS-DUNLAP FUNERAL HOME.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Feb. 25, 2013