Lillian Jenkins

Lillian Maxine Bebber Jenkins, 82, of Stony Point, passed away Friday, April 12, 2013 at the Valley Nursing Center in Taylorsville, NC. She was born October 13, 1930 in Iredell County and was the daughter of the late Boyte Bebber and Mildred Woods Bebber Benfield.

Mrs. Jenkins was a graduate of Scotts High School and on November 24, 1950 she was married to Joe Maurice Jenkins, who survives. She was a homemaker and a member of Sulpher Springs Baptist Church in Hiddenite.

In addition to her husband she is survived by four children, Wesley Jenkins, Renee Hilderbrand (Gene), Guy Jenkins (Teresa), and Tracy Jenkins (Sheila), all of Stony Point, ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She is also survived by three sisters, Vivian Gray, of Statesville, Jackie Benfield, of Statesville and Gwynne Potter, of Sherrills Ford.

A funeral service will be conducted 3:00 PM Monday, April 15, 2013 at New Sterling ARP Church with Rev. Steve Parks officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will visit with friends prior to the service from 2:00 until 3:00 PM at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospice and Palliative Care of Iredell, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625 or to the donors choice.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family.

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