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Sadie Jenkins

Friday, March 3, 2006

SIKESTON -- Lena Sadie Ann Jenkins, 67, died March 2, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

Born Aug. 7, 1938, in Jerseyville, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Ethel Gertrude Burns.

She married Gerald Graham who preceded her in death. She later married Jackie Jenkins who also preceded her in death.

Also preceding her in death were one brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Mary Burns; and one sister and brother-in-law, Beatrice and Ottie Dowdy.

Survivors include: three sons and two daughters-in-law, Richard Graham and Kevin and Gina Graham of Carrier Mills, Ill., and Colin and Kathy Graham of Sikeston; one daughter and son-in-law, Dawn and Mike Davis of Earlville, Ill.; four brothers and sisters-in-law, Jack and Linda Burns and Eugene and Ruth Burns of Diehlstadt, Howard and Ludene Burns of Matthews and Roger and Pat Burns of Sikeston; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Sandra and John Hurley and Viola and Vernon Britt of Canalou and Darlene and Richard Burns of Brighton, Ill.; and 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Ponder Funeral Home where services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday. The Rev. Mark Odle, pastor of Diehlstadt General Baptist Church, will officiate assisted by her sons, Kevin Graham and Richard Graham.

Burial will follow in the Dogwood Cemetery.