Jane Jenkins loved to fish on the Missouri River

Monday, August 13, 2012 | 5:58 p.m. CDT; updated 6:45 p.m. CDT, Monday, August 13, 2012

COLUMBIA — Jane M. Jenkins of Columbia died Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012. She was 54.

Ms. Jenkins was born Nov. 28, 1957, in Boone County to Ruth (Kluge) and Barton Griffith.

She loved to fish on the Missouri River.

Ms. Jenkins is survived by her four children, Andrew Griffith, Michael Jenkins, Katherine Jenkins and Wesley Griffith, all of Columbia; a sister, Susie Geurin; and five grandchildren, Alijah Griffith, Alexia Griffith and Colton Jenkins, all of Columbia, and Christian Griffith and Cameron Griffith of Centralia.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Memorial Park Cemetery, 1217 Business Loop 70 W. The program will honor both Ms. Jenkins and her sister Jo Anne, who died earlier.

Memorial donations can be made to the American Red Cross.

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