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Gennela Jennings
    Funeral services for Gennela B. Jennings, 91, of Sulphur Springs will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Doyle Hayes officiating.

    Interment will follow at Sulphur Springs City Cemetery with Bryan Scott, Rodney Tucker, Robert Stevens, James Bland, Danny Jennings, Jimmy Stevens, Wilbon Johnson, Jeremy Hipp and Riley Jennings serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearer will be Leiland Walker.
    Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22, in the funeral home chapel.
    Mrs. Jennings died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013.
    Gennela B. Jennings was born on March 24, 1922, in Yantis the daughter of H. M. and Loretta (Folmar) Bryant.
    She married Olon Jennings; he preceded her in death.
    Mrs. Jennings was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
    Survivors include her children, Robert Jennings and wife, Jane, of Carrollton, Martha Stevens of Kingwood, Cheryl Barnett and husband, Larry, of Washington, Utah, Barbara Bland and husband, Don, of Forney, Diana Scott and husband, Wayne, Linda Tucker and husband, Archie, Ben Jennings and wife, Patsy, Joe Jennings and wife, Patricia, and David Jennings, all of Sulphur Springs; 28 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren.
    She was preceded in death by her parents; sons Richard Jennings and Larry Jennings; brother, Hammond McCall Bryant Jr.; and sisters Dorene Rhoades, Elizabeth Johnson and Dorthea Napoli.
    Memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org
    Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home.
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