Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Joyce Janet Jenkins, 76, of Aurora passed away Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

            She was born to Orville and Clarice Shoemaker Baldwin on January 20, 1944 in Verona, MO.  She was a retired seamstress for a garment factory and a homemaker.

            Survivors include five sons, Jeff Jenkins and wife, Tammy of Verona, MO., Rod Jenkins and wife, Denise of Aurora, MO., Rocky Jenkins and wife, Sherri of Aurora, MO.,  Heath Jenkins and wife, Kyla of Monett, MO. and Jason Jenkins of Hurley, MO.;  one daughter, Rhonda Eaves and husband, Mark of Raymore, MO.; two sisters, Velma Clevenger of Branson, MO. and Paula Hilton of Aurora, MO.; 17 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.

            She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harold Jenkins; three brothers, Don, Jim and Lynn Baldwin; one sister, Pat Spain; and one grandson, Todd Jenkins.            

            Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 7 at 2:00 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel.  Burial will follow in Nolan Cemetery near Galena.

            Visitation will be held Friday from 6-8 p.m. in the funeral home.

‚Äč            In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Missouri Council of the Blind in care of the funeral home.