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FROSTBURG Emmagene Jenkins, 85, went to be with the lord on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at her home surrounded by her loving family.
Born on Jan. 11, 1932, she was the daughter of the late William Witte.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by daughter, Terry Rice, five sisters and two brothers.
Mrs. Jenkins was a graduate of Beall High School. She was a homemaker and loved crossword puzzles and word searches. She watched her grandchildren while their parents were at work and was a m huge Elvis fan.
Surviving are her husband of 68 years, Robert Kenneth Jenkins; daughters, Vicky Evans and husband, William, Brenda Ruby and husband, Andy, Roxann Rice and husband, Randy and Robin Moore and husband, Brian; grandchildren, Whitney Costello and husband, Nicholas, Leslie Pace and husband, Michael, Windy Yates and husband, Mike, Derek Ruby, Colt Ruby and wife, Tara, Randy Lee and wife, Brandi, Scott Rice and wife, Kim, Marissa Moore, Shane Baer and Aydin Moore; great-grandchildren, Alexis Gaughan, Kenly Pace, Cailyn Yates, Kelsey Yates and Grayson Rice; brother, William Witte and wife, Leslie and their daughter, Heidi and granddaughter, Sheridan; special sister-in-law, Joann Arnold; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at Durst Funeral Home, 57 Frost Ave., Frostburg, on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Funeral services will follow at 1 pm with the Rev. Jim Jefferies officiating.
Interment will at Frostburg Memorial Park. Her grandchildren will serve as pallbearers.
Emmagene loved her family and spending time with them. She will be greatly missed.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family following the obituary at www.durstfuneralhome.com.
Published on October 4, 2017
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