Obituary of Lela Ruth Jennings
Adrian – Lela Ruth Jennings, age 75, of Adrian, passed away on July 16, 2020, at ProMedica Toledo Hospital.
She was born on March 8, 1945, in Cumberland Gap, TN, the 12th and last child of James and Vesta (Bussell) Goins. Lela married Roger Jennings on October 7, 1989 in Monroe and he preceded her in death on November 27, 2011. Lela worked for Tecumseh Products and retired after 25 years of service. She enjoyed crafts and loved to crochet - crocheting blankets for everyone in the family over her lifetime. She loved spending time with her grandchildren, great grandchildren, and her fur baby, Smokey.
Lela is survived by her two children, Robert (Bernadette) Ault of Lansing and Annette (Greg) Meyer of Deerfield; nine grandchildren, Erica, Emily, Ethan (Stephanie), Nikki (Ritchie), Heather (Chad), Greg Jr. (Kayann), Ashley (Matt), Robert (Janet), and Daniel (Cassie); two brothers, Dee (Etta) Goins and Jay Goins all of Monroe; one sister, Lena (Jim) Connor of Jacksboro, TN; 14 great grandchildren plus one on the way; and numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews. In addition to her husband and her parents, Lela was preceded in death by her nine siblings, Jim, Etna, Theda, Paul, Daniel, Doyle, Martha, James, and Sara.
Funeral services for Lela will be held on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. with visitation beginning at 12:00 p.m. until the time of the service at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. Burial will be in Fairfield Cemetery.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.
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