Marjorie B. Jennings
January 6, 1927 – November 27, 2014
Marjorie B. Jennings, age 87, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 27, 2014 at the Country Rest Home in Greenwood, DE.
Born in Peckville, PA on January 6, 1927, Mrs. Jennings was the daughter of the late Gaylord and Frances Briggs. She worked as an Avon sales representative and retired after 30 years.
Mrs. Jennings was a member of the Order Of the Eastern Star of Delaware, Caesar Rodney Chapter No 8. A devoted and loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother, she will be dearly missed by her beloved family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Homer C. Jennings, a daughter, Pamela Jennings and brother, Charles Briggs. Mrs. Jennings is survived by her children, Charles Jennings (Joyce) of New Castle, Judy Walmer of New Castle, Gary Jennings (Mary) of Glen Burnie, MD and Nan Cairo (Frank) of Farmington, DE; 7 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; and her faithful feline companion, Missy.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 5 pm until 7 pm on Monday evening, December 1, 2014 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle. A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Tuesday morning, December 2, 2014, in the Chapel of Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Interment will follow in the adjoining memorial park.