Ruth “Edwina” Jennings

Ruth “Edwina” Jennings

Ruth “Edwina” Jennings

December 8, 2018

Date of Service: December 14, 2018

Interment Location:  Christus Garden


Ruth “Edwina” Jennings, 91, of Salisbury, was called to be with Christ Jesus on December 8, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.

Born June 21, 1927 in Elizabethton, Tennessee to J.O. and Cassie Hayes.

She graduated from Elizabethton High School. Mrs. Jennings retired as a District Manager for Avon.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, J.M. Linebaugh and James W. Jennings.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Sondra “Sandi” Meeks (Randy) and Kerisha Kegley, both of Salisbury. Her four grandchildren, Stephanie Webb (Eddie Greenberger), Hayes Meeks (Christie), Joseph Peaks (Elaine), and Renee Smith. Her six great-grandchildren, Mckinley Meeks, Addyson Meeks, Kayla “Hayes” Smith, Brennan Meeks, Sydney Greenberger, and Annabelle Greenberger.

Mrs. Jennings was a Christian led by Christ to teach Sunday school, mentor other women, and participate in foreign mission projects to six continents. She was a member of Life Church, Salisbury.

Visitation: The family will receive visitors from 6-8 pm Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018 at Summersett Funeral Home, 1315 W. Innes Street, Salisbury, NC.

Service: The family will have a private interment in Tennessee.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Life Church Missions, 708 Jake Alexander Blvd. W, Salisbury NC 28147 or Pregnancy Support Center, 847 S. Main St., Salisbury NC 28144.


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