Tila D. Jenkins

Tila D. Equals Jenkins

75, of Indianapolis, passed away January 3, 2013. She was born July 10, 1937, in Terre Haute, IN, to the late Cecil and Vanessa Milton Martin. Tila attended Manual High School and married James W. Jenkins. She was a self-employed hairdresser for 47 years, retiring in 2000.

Visitation will be on Thursday, January 10, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in Shir ley Brothers Washington Memorial Chapel , 9606 E. Washington St., with funeral services on Friday at 2:00 p.m.

Tila is survived by her husband, James W. Jenkins; children, James R. (Debra), Jace V. Jenkins, and Joni M. (Andrew Edwards) Guess; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and siblings, Donna Reed, Joe Martin (Norma) and Suzie Robinson. A son, Jeffry A. Jenkins, preceded her in death.


Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Jan. 9, 2013