September 16, 2016
MACON — Brenda Marie Jenkins, 62, died Sept. 11, 2016, at her residence. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Lee-Sykes Funeral Home Chapel with Ronald Murray officiating. Burial will follow Old-Shiloh MB Church Cemetery. Mrs. Jenkins was born July 21, 1954, to the late Louise Matthews and Willie Taylor; siblings, Doris Jean Jenkins, Ora Lee Matthews, Linda Calhoun, Shirley Jones, Cedric Taylor, Yvonne Jones, Williams King and Robert Taylor. She is survived by her husband; sons, David Earl Jenkins of Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Floyd Jenkins III of Collinsville, Rafael and John Jenkins, both of Omaha, Nebraska; sisters, Clifford Lee Brandy of Omaha, Lola Rogers, Lena Taylor, Inetta Taylor, Lillie Taylor and Sharon Scott, all of Selma, Alabama, Lisa Taylor, Gwen Hollis and Vivian Taylor, all of Marietta, Georgia, Patricia Conway of Geiger, Alabama, Gloria Scott of Tuscaloosa, Gwendolyn Mason of Brooklyn, New York, and Diane Kirsey and Gayla Shields, both of Birmingham, Alabama; brothers, Kenneth Matthews, Norman Matthews, Earl Matthews, Billy Matthews and Glenn Matthews, all of Omaha, Willie Taylor, Marquis Taylor and Jason Sharpe, all of Selma, Alabama, and Cleveland Taylor of Marietta, Georgia; fourteen grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.