Brenda L. Jenkins of Ste. Genevieve died on Friday, August 2, 2019. She was 70 years old.

She was born January 17, 1949, in Ste. Genevieve, a daughter of Loretta (LaRose) Jenkins and the late Arvel Jenkins.

She is survived by her mother, who lives in Ste. Genevieve; two sisters, Yvonne Clifton and her husband Tom; Tammie Zahner and her fiance Keith Whelan; two nieces, Jennifer Inman and her husband Greg, Jo Beth Ellett and her husband Nathan; one nephew, Travis Zahner and his companion Renee Hacker; five great-nieces and great-nephews, Peyton, Elliot, Taylor, Blake, Chase; and cousins, other relatives and friends.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church and a member of the Eastern Star for 35-plus years. She worked for many years as an assembler at Chrysler.

Funeral services were Monday, August 5, at Wood Family Funeral Home in Ste. Genevieve. Burial was at Crestlawn Cemetery. Wood Family Funeral Home handled the arrangements,

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.