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Cessell Jenkins

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

JACKSON -- Cessell Mary Jenkins, 91, of Jackson passed away Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at Heartland Care and Rehab in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Jan. 24, 1921, in Savannah, Tenn., daughter of John William and Bertha Mae Clement Miller.

She and James Harold Jenkins were married Aug. 13, 1948, in East Prairie. He passed away July 21, 1982.

Cessell was a loving mother, sister, friend and a wonderful grandmother.

Loving survivors include: a daughter, Mary Lou (Rolwing) Blackburn of Sikeston; a son, Don (Wanda) Darby of Jackson; a sister, Bertie Rodgers of the state of Florida; a brother, Doug Miller of the state of California; and four grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three sisters and a brother.

Friends may call from 2 p.m. until memorial service at 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at the chapel of the McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson. The Rev. Chris Vaught will officiate.

Inurnment will follow in Hagy Cemetery in Dexter.

Online condolences may be sent at www.mccombsfuneralhome.com.

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