Floy Mae Jenkins


Floy Mae Jenkins
Floy Mae Jenkins

Floy Mae Jenkins, 89, of Amarillo, TX formerly of Dalhart, TX was called home on July 5, 2020.

Graveside services will be at 12:00 P.M., Thursday, July 9, 2020, at Willow Cemetery in Haskell, TX with Eddie Klose officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, Amarillo.

She was born on July 28, 1930, to Lillie (Hester) and Floyd Hutchens near Rochester, TX. Floy Mae graduated from Rochester High School in 1947. She married Winford Jenkins on March 3, 1951. They were active in farming and ranching.

Floy Mae was known as “Grandma” to everyone. Her chocolate cakes were always requested on birthdays. She was an expert seamstress, gardener, and baker. Her humor and quick wit will be missed.

She was preceded in death by her husband, and son-in-law, Dale Reeves.

Floy Mae was a loving mother to five children, eleven grandchildren, and fourteen great-grandchildren. The family includes Lillie and Lynn Cramer, of Pritchett, CO, Clyde, and Deretha Jenkins, of Amarillo, Nona, and Mark McNally, of Visalia, CA, David, and Charla Jenkins, of Amarillo, TX, and Marilyn Reeves, of Amarillo, TX.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donation be made to BSA Hospice Care of the Southwest, 5211 SW 9th, Ste. 100, Amarillo, TX  79106.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 P.M.- 6:30 P.M., Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

8 Replies to “Floy Mae Jenkins”

  1. Eternal Rest grant unto your servant, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon her. May her soul, and the souls of the faithful departed, through the Mercy of God, Rest in Peace.

    Jenkins Family: May Peace Be With You.

  2. Words can’t express how much Aunt Floy Mae touched our lives with her gentleness and caring.
    Our deepest sympathy to her family..
    May the Lord comfort you.

    Sara Boxley Jaramillo, Dan Jaramillo and Family

  3. Such a wonderfully kind and sweet lady.
    Looking forward to seeing her again in heaven.

  4. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Love and sympathy,
    Newton, Jennifer and Chaz Layman

  5. We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers and love to all the family. Sending our love and strength your way. Charlie, Mindy, Riley and brenna white

  6. My condolences and prayers to the Jenkins Family. So sorry for your loss.
    She sound like she was a wonderful mother, grandmother and friend. Prayers for all.

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