Marvin James Jennings
Marvin James Jennings, 84, of Fries, passed away Friday, Dec. 5, 2008 at his home. Mr. Jennings was born in Grayson County on Oct. 25, 1924 to Foster and Eula Bourne Jennings. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brothers, June Jennings and Luther Jennings. He is survived by his daughters, Judy Jennings Case of DE; Tammy Jennings Fulton of Oxford, PA; Patty Jennings Anderson of DE; sons, Rodney Jennings of Nottingham, PA; Mike Jennings of Toloria, PA; James Jennings of Elkton, MD; sisters, Katherine Wright, Darlene Honeybone and Virginia Felicaino all of DE; brother, Raymond Jennings of Conowingo, MD; fourteen grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. The funeral service was held Monday, Dec. 8, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. in Fries Baptist Church with Rev. John Williams officiating. Burial followed in Fries Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Twin County Hospice P.O. Box 106 Galax, Virginia 24333. A guestbook is available online by visiting www.vaughanguynn.com. Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home of Galax was in charge of the arrangements.