Evelyn Jennings, March 25, 1950 — Dec. 17, 2013

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 | 4:10 p.m. CST

COLUMBIA — Evelyn Jennings of Columbia died Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. She was 63.

She was born March 25, 1950, in Wright City to Lee Elvis and Effie (Jameson) Copeland.

She married George Jennnings on Jan. 11, 1965. 

She is survived by her husband, George Jennings; two daughters, Mary Purvis and her husband, Allen, and Shella Jennings; a brother, Jerry Mills; a sister, Virginia McMillan; six grandchildren, Scotty, Sammy, Cindy, Allen Jr., Shellia and Shelby; and a great-grandchild, Xavier. 

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, 1900 N. Providence Road, #105, Columbia, MO 65202, or the National Kidney Foundation, 30 E. 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016. 

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