Alma “Lee” “Deedledee” Jenkins, 90, of Independence, Mo., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012.

Alma “Lee” “Deedledee” Jenkins, 90, of Independence, Mo., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012.

She was a lifelong Independence resident and a member of the First Methodist Church of Independence. Lee retired in 1987 as an inspector for Lake City Ammunition plant. She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth “Pee Wee” Jenkins in 1975.

Lee is survived by her two sons, Ronald and Cathy Jenkins of Independence, Mo., and Rick Jenkins of Henderson, Nev.; five grandchildren, Kim, Heather, Trisha, Josh and Ryan; along with nine great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, at Woodlawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Shriner’s Hospitals for Children.

Arrangements: D.W. Newcomer’s Sons Noland Road Chapel, 509 S. Noland Road, Independence, Mo., 816-252-8900.

 

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