Gladys Yvonne Jenkins
Mar 06, 2014 | 962 views | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Gladys Yvonne Jenkins, 53, a lifelong resident of this area, passed away on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, in a local hospital.

She was born in Calhoun, Ga., a daughter of the late Russell and Mabry Talton. She was of the Baptist faith.

She has worked locally at Elastic Yarns and also Cleveland Community Hospital. Her hobbies included painting ceramics, collecting angels and especially the Christmas season each year.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory her loving and devoted husband of more than 34 years, Dale Jenkins; daughter and her husband, Jessica and Joseph Pendergrass; grandchildren; Katie Howard and Allie Howard; the father of her grandchildren, Clint Howard; sisters: Debbie Bowman (Jimmy) and Darlene Cox; brothers: Ricky Horner (Sherry), Jerry Talton (Barbara) and Johnny Talton (Kathy); several other extended family members; and a host of special friends.

A celebration of her life will be held Friday, March 7, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Center Point Baptist Church, 1205 Lower River Road, in Charleston with the Revs. Randall Jenkins and Johnny Underwood officiating.

Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the church tonight from 6 to 9 and also one hour prior to the service on Friday.

You are encouraged to share a memory of Yvonne and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guest book at

Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Jenkins family with these arrangements.