Bobbie Lou Jenkins, 87

Bobbie Lou Jenkins, 87, passed away Monday, October 4, 2021, in San Augustine.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.  Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m., Thursday, October 7, 2021, at Watson & Sons Chapel with Bro. Mike Belgard officiating.  Internment will follow at Patroon Cemetery in Shelby County.

Born September 17, 1934, in the Patroon Community of Shelby County, Bobbie is the daughter of Thomas Jones and Thelma Monroe Jones.  She retired as a Nurse Aide.  Bobbie was a member of Patroon Baptist Church.

She is survived by her sons, Tom Jenkins and wife Sandy of Patroon, Steve Jenkins and wife Liz of Athens, and Todd Jenkins and wife Stephanie of Garland; grandchildren, Sally Belcher, Caleb Jenkins, Claire Wilburn, Madison Jenkins, Sam Jenkins, and Jack Jenkins; great grandchildren, Pyper Belcher, Eastyn Belcher, Deacon Belcher, and Kylie Wilburn; brother-in-law and sisters-in-law, Joe and Ann Banks, and Kathy Jones; a number of other relatives.

Preceded in death by husband, Floyd Jenkins; parents, Thomas Jones and Thelma Monroe Jones; and brother, Elec Jones.

Pallbearers will be Caleb Jenkins, Ricky Lout, Darrin Lout, James Goodwyn, Dan Fleming, and Jamie Hagler.

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137 San Augustine St.
Center TX 75935