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Barbara Jean Jenkins of Gloucester, age 78, died at Riverside Walter Reed Hospital on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019.

Barbara Jean was a member of World Outreach Worship Center, Newport News.  

She is survived by her husband, Reuben L. Jenkins; a son, Gregory B. Jenkins and wife Susan; two granddaughters, Lauren N. Jenkins, Holly D. Jenkins; five great-grandchildren, Hannah, Savannah, Riley, Jacob Felger and Brentley McCook; brother, Samuel Jenkins; brothers-in-law, Bernell Jenkins, William “Bill” Elias, and a niece, Frances Blackburn.

A service of remembrance conducted by the Rev. Russell Evenson will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019, in the chapel of Hogg Funeral Home. Interment will be private.

In her memory, should friends desire, contributions may be made to Abingdon Volunteer Fire and Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 9, Bena, Va. 23018.