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Mary Frances Scruggs Jenkins, 81, of Leon passed away in Amerisist of Orange on Friday, Sept. 14, 2012.
Mrs. Jenkins was born July 23, 1931, to Clayton and Elner G. Scruggs.
Surviving Mrs. Jenkins are her children, Josephine A. Kleist and her husband, Lenny, of Fredericksburg, John A. Jenkins and his wife, Crystal, of Goldvein, James A. Jenkins and his wife, Michelle, of Havelock, N.C., Joseph Lee Jenkins and his wife, Lori, of Bealeton and Jack L. Jenkins of Belton, S.C.; her sisters, Barbara Power of Tallahassee, Fla., Jackie Mogg of Florida, Josephine Curran of Virginia Beach and Karen Crowe of Ionia, Iowa. She also was known as Daisy to her 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Jenkins was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Joseph L. Jenkins; and stepbrother Howell Scruggs.
A funeral will be held in the chapel of Clore-English Funeral Home, Tuesday, Sept. 18, at 11 a.m. Burial will be in the New Culpeper National Cemetery, Chandler Street, Culpeper. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until service time.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Clore-English Funeral Home, 11190 James Monroe Highway, Culpeper. Condolences may be given at clore-english.com.