Funeral Service for Faye Jenkins, 88, of Dallas, will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018, at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Pastor Ann Waggoner, Rev. Travis Tate, Lisa Patterson and the Chaplain of Kindred Hospice officiating. Interment will follow at Peerless cemetery with Kenneth Patterson, Joey Patterson, Garret Patterson, Robert Brown, Kevin Patterson and John Patterson serving as pallbearers. Casey Deason is an honorary pallbearer. A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.

Mrs. Jenkins passed away Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, at her residence.

Faye Jenkins was born Aug. 27, 1930, to Perry Patton and Ollie Bell (Nash) Patton in Hopkins County. She married Robert William “Buddy” Jenkins on June 26, 1948, in Rockwall. Mrs. Jenkins was a housewife and a lifetime member of the VFW ladies auxiliary.

She is survived by daughters Norma Wiley of Little Elm, Texas, Brenda Newsom and husband Loyd of Cumby, Texas, and Donna Patterson and husband Joe of Garland, Texas; eight grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and sister Linnie Jo Simmons.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Jo Ann Vardell; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and eight brothers and sisters.

Arrangements are under the direction of Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. The online register can be signed at

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