Obituary: Barbara Jenkins

Barbara Wallace Jenkins, 81 of Rockingham, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Friday, December 12, 2014. She is now an angel watching over her family.

Barbara Jenkins

Barbara Jenkins

Mrs. Wallace was born Sep. 25, 1933 in Richmond County , a daughter of the late Emmett and Lucille McIntosh Wallace. She was a member of Beverly Hills Baptist Church, where she was in the choir and served as church secretary, also she shared her gifts of talent with many through her creative work.

Surviving are her husband of 61 years, David L. Jenkins of the home; daughters, Tina Jenkins Graves and husband Earl of Rockingham, Beth Jenkins Williams of Charlotte; grandchildren, Maranda Howell Robinson and husband Daniel of Liberty, Bryan Schmiedeshoff of Charlotte; great grandchildren who were the light of her life, Mason and Natalie Robinson of Liberty; special caregiver, Linda Seagraves of Ellerbe and special friend, Doretha Hamilton.

A service to celebrate her life will be held at 2pm Sunday, Dec. 14 at Beverly HillsBaptist Church with Rev. Mickey Briles officiating. Interment will follow in Richmond CountyMemorial Park.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

The family wishes to thank Richmond County Hospice for their compassionate care and comfort during this time.

Memorials may be made to Beverly Hills Baptist Church, 110 Kimberly St. Rockingham, NC28379 or to Richmond County/Anson Community Hospice, 1119 US Hwy 1 N, Rockingham, NC 28379.

Carter Funeral Home of Rockingham is assisting the Jenkins family.

Condolences may be made online at

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The Pee Dee Post
Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

Filed in: Obits

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