JENKINSMUHLENBERG, KY - Etta Lorene Wester Jenkins, 86 of Greenville, Ky. passed away Thursday morning April 5, 2012 at 3:38 a.m. in the Muhlenberg Community Hospital in Greenville, Ky. after a lengthy illness. Etta was born February 18, 1926 in Muhlenberg County the daughter of Arvin Archie Wester and Blanche Illa Sumner Wester. She was a Medical Tech for Maple Manor Nursing Home and she attended Powderly Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband of 44 years Daffy L. Jenkins in 1986, three brothers Charles Wester, David Wester, Darrrel Wester.

She is survived by her
Son Gaithel (Vanita) Jenkins of Greenville, Ky.
 3 daughters Wanda (Steve) Latham of Rosewood, Ky.
Helen Jenkins Alexander of Leighton, Al.
Edna (David) Dennis of Greenville ,Ky.
9 grandchildren
17 great-grandchildren
4 great-great-grandchildren
Sister Beatrice Hunt of Madisonville, Ky.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday morning April 7, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. from Gary’s Funeral Home Greenville, Ky. by Rev. Steve Latham and Rev. Chris Dennis with burial to follow in Jernigan’s Chapel Cemetery Greenville, Ky.

Friends may call Friday April 6, 2012 from 5:00 8:00 p.m. at Gary’s Funeral Home Greenville, Ky. and after 9:00 a.m. Saturday.

Online condolences to the family can be made at

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Powderly Methodist Church Po Box 226 Powderly, Ky. 42367. Envelopes available at the Funeral Home.

Posted on 2/2/14

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