Thursday, September 17, 2009

DanaLee "Dee" Jenkins, 63, of Cassville, passed away Monday, Sept. 14, 2009, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield.

She was born May 2, 1946, in Wickenburg, Ariz., the daughter of Bill and Gladys (Akin) Gray. On March 6, 1987, in Miami, Okla., she was united in marriage to Harold L. Jenkins, who survives.

Additional survivors include: one son, Monte Caldwell, of Hoxie, Ark.; two daughters, Terri Meyers and her husband, Keith, of Stratford, Okla., and Christi Rogers and her husband, Tim, of Clever; two stepdaughters, Becky Jones and her husband, Rick, of Aurora, and Patti Tucker and her husband, Dean, of Marionville; 14 grandchildren; and 12 great- grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

She grew up and received her education in Oklahoma. She attended East Central University in Ada, Okla. She was a homemaker and gardener and was known as the "Strawberry Lady." She was a Christian.

No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.

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