- Last Updated on 07:55 AM 03/19/14
Ruth Francis Jennings, 67, of L. P. Bailey Memorial Highway, Nathalie passed away Sunday, March 16, 2014, at home. She was the wife of the late John Word Jennings.
Mrs. Jennings was born in Halifax County on Nov. 28, 1946 a daughter of the late Hamon Junior Francis and Lilia Cash Francis. She was an employee of Heritage Hall Nursing Home.
She is survived by one son, Mark Anthony Jennings, and friend Melanie Womack of Nathalie; two brothers, Kenneth Francis of Alton and Clark Francis of Taylor, Mich.; two sisters, Rebecca Hogan of Halifax and Eleanor Harris of Nathalie.
She was preceded in death by a brother, James “Jimmy” Francis.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, March 21, 2014, at Volens Memorial Presbyterian Church cemetery by the Rev. Jerry Stanfield.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Henderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Brookneal.