Lula Mae Mahoney Jenkins, 76, wife of Earnest Jenkins, was born on Aug. 9, 1944, in Sumter, a daughter of the late Samuel Sr. and Mary Gooden Mahoney. She departed this life on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020, at his residence.

Public viewing will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. on Monday at Job's Mortuary.

Mrs. Jenkins will be placed in the outreach center on Tuesday for viewing until the hour of service.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at Salem Chapel & Heritage Center, 101 S. Salem Ave., Sumter, SC 29150. Interment will follow at Joshua Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the home, 4540 Cotton Acres Road, Sumter, SC 29153.

Job's Mortuary Inc., 312 S. Main St., is in charge of arrangements.

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