TROY – Ella L. Jenkins, 81, of Troy died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, at the Libby Care Center. She was born to Orand and Mary Irene (Brothwell) Abel on Jan. 27, 1931, at Morrill, Neb.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Robert; daughter Janice Bowen; and sons, Floyd Jenkins, Robert “Frog” Jenkins and Acey Dee Jenkins.
Survivors include her children, Darrell Jenkins and Bobi (Fred) Sullivan, all of Troy; brother Lyle “Abe” Abel of Red Bluff, Calif., sisters, Norma Dimmick of Chehalis, Wash., and Orandella (Allen) Given of Oliver Springs, Tenn.; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, at the Troy Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located on Lake Creek Road with President Dave Winn presiding. Arrangements are under the care of Schnackenberg & Nelson Funeral Home.