Jenna Lee Beggs, 87, of Kermit, TX passed away on November 2, 2018, in Odessa, TX.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home with Jeremy Odom, her grandson officiating.
Jenna Lee was born in Electra, Tx to Carl and Judy Fletcher on Oct. 28, 1931. She went to school in Electra and Kermit. She entered through the nursing program and received her LVN license at Kermit Memorial Hospital. She married Leon Beggs Oct. 12, 1959 in Kermit. She worked as a LVN for many years. Through her career she was employed by Kermit Memorial Hospital, Dr. McClure, and Dr.'s Harper and Orene Pedicord. While residing in Phoenix, Arizona she went back to school, after her children were grown to get her RN license. In her golden years she worked for Nurses Unlimited in Odessa for the terminal ill until she retired. She loved nursing and taking care of people.
Jenna Lee is preceded in death by her husband, Leon Beggs, her brother, Jimmy Fletcher, her grandson David Lane, her mother and father, Carl and Judy Fletcher.
Jenna Lee is survived by her children, Janice and Mike Mann of Hutto, TX, Vickie and Arley Trull of Odessa, TX, Judy and Phil Hollar, of Palestine, TX, Donita Lane of Odessa, TX, Billy Beggs of Alpine, TX, John Beggs of Overgaard, Arizona. She has 7 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great granddaughter.
The family of Jenna Lee Beggs wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the staff at Buena Vita Nursing Home, her Dr.'s and Hospice. You were her home and family for 2 years and she loved all of you very much. She felt very loved and cared for by each of you.
You will be greatly missed. Because of you and your nature of taking care of people through yr nursing. Is the reason why I became an RN in geriatrics with hospice home health. Thank you for your love and caring soul. You were a big part of my life growing up. You will always be a big part of my life today, tomorrow and years to come. I love you
Donella KenyonBoise, ID
Judy you are all in my prayers, so sorry for your loss!!
Kathy LeeMidland, TX
My heartfelt condolences.
Ann RainsAlvarado, TX
Jan, you, Mike and family are in my prayers! Always remembering that the day she closed her tired eyes, she woke up and saw the face of Jesus and in that we rejoice! Love you! Debbie
Debbie MaloneyHutto, TX
Ms. Jenna was an angel here on earth. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her. Lifting the family up in prayer, just know it’s not goodbye, it’s til we meet up yonder..
Darcy Jane VanHornPrescott, AR
Our deepest condolences for the loss of your beautiful mom.
May God wrap his loving arms around you and your beautiful family and somehow find peace during this difficult time.
Love you All!
Roger and Jolene BulmanCrane, TX
Our beautiful MOM may you Rest In Peace. You were our strength in our struggles, our joy in our happiness and our love within our lives. My love to all the family.
Randy Worden MoheskyNorman, OK