Dot D. Jenkins
Sept. 12, 1939 - March 9, 2019
Dot D. Jenkins, age 79 passed away Saturday March 9, 2019 after a long struggle with Parkinson’s Disease. Memorial service will be held at Payette Nazarene Church at 2:00 pm March 18, 2019. Condolences may be made to Dot’s family at www.shaffer-jensenchapel.com. Funeral Service is under the direction of Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel, in Fruitland.
She was born September 12, 1939 to Charles and Mame (Griffith) Davis in Boise Idaho. She graduated high school in Nampa, Idaho and after graduating high school attended college in Portland, Oregon.
She met the love of her life Dean Jenkins and they were married in March 24, 1961. The Army moved them to Oklahoma where their only child Greg was born and shortly thereafter moved back to Idaho.
She was a secretary in several companies before becoming an Insurance Agent with several firms. She switched careers in the 80’s and started working for Digital Equipment and eventually retired from Great West.
She loved to Camp and travel. She was always up for a drive to explore and see things. She loved her dogs and especially missed Missy. Trips to the Oregon coast were always a big hit and she loved the sea food.
She is survived by her husband (Dean), son and daughter in law (Greg & Jan), four grandsons (Bryce, Josh, Mike and Nick); two sisters, (Helen, Norna) and 1 brother, (Max) and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister and her parents.