Ruby Lee Herron Jenkins, 98, of Etowah, passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014, at McMinn Memorial Nursing Home.
She was the daughter of the late Charles and Cena Herron. She was a member of Delano Baptist Church, and owned and operated Jenkins Food Market for several years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin Lamar Jenkins. She was the last of seven siblings.
Survivors include a daughter, Wanda Lillard of Delano; grandsons and spouse: William “Marty” and Lynnette Lillard of the Conasauga community, and Drew Lillard of Delano; great-grandchildren: Terra and Josh Caughron, Yovani Lillard, Taylor Lillard Tanner King, Shelby Lillard; and special sister-in-law, Lillie Mae Herron.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, March 14, 2014, at Green Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Edward Earl officiating.
The family will meet at the cemetery. No formal visitation will be held.
Bordwine Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
If you are unable to attend, you may sign the guest registry at www.bordwinefuneralhome.com.