Archive for Thursday, June 16, 2005

Juanita Fay Jenkins


June 16, 2005

Graveside services for Juanita Fay Jenkins, 76, Lawrence, were Tuesday, June 14, at Memorial Lawn Cemetery in Emporia.
Mrs. Jenkins died Friday, June 10, 2005, at LakeView Manor in Lawrence.
She was born Feb. 8, 1929, in Corvallis, Ore., the daughter of Roy and Margaret Fay Hathaway Roland. She had lived in Lawrence since 1954, moving here from Oregon.
Mrs. Jenkins graduated from high school in Harrisburg, Ore., where she was a member of the National Honor Society. She was an assembler at Hallmark Cards for 21 years in Lawrence. She also was a member of Eudora United Methodist Church.
She married Earl Neis in 1947 in Harrisburg. He died in 1962. She married R. Wayne Jenkins on Feb. 28, 1968, in Oklahoma. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include a daughter, N. Jane Neis, Eudora; a son, Earl Neis Jr., Hubert, N.C.; three stepsons, David Jenkins, Rochester, Minn., Danny Jenkins, Wichita, and Dennis Jenkins, Maui, Hawaii; a brother, John Roland, Hubert; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the American Lung Assn., sent in care of the Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence 66044.
E-mail condolences can be sent to, subject: Jenkins.

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