Virginia (Ayers) Jennings

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Virginia (Ayers) Jennings, a resident of Pea Ridge, AR, was born May 2, 1935 in Denver, AR, a daughter of Clyde and Eunice (Clemence) Ayers. She departed this life Thursday, February 10, 2011 at her home in Pea Ridge, at the age of 75.

Virginia was a homemaker and school secretary in Bakersfield, CA for several years.

On October 24, 1953, Virginia was united in marriage with Cecil M. Jennings who survives her of the home. She is also survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Shawna Jennings; one daughter, Deanna Jennings and granddaughter, Amber Rowland all of Pea Ridge, AR; one grandson, Christopher Jennings and granddaughter, Karen Cardwell both of Fort Smith, AR; one brother, Bill Ayers and wife Wanda of Bakersfield, CA; sister, Lucille Bailey of Tulsa, OK; sister, Janette Ayers of Austin, TX; four great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of other family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Clyde and Eunice Ayers, five brothers and two sisters.

Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at Nelson's Green Forest Chapel. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Thursday, February 17, 2011 at Nelson's Green Forest Chapel with Brother Kenny Asbury officiating. Interment will follow the service in the Snow Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Memorial donations may be made to the Hospice of your choice. Online condolences may be sent to the family at