Edith Jenkins Dula, age 91, of Forest City, passed away Monday, November 21, 2022 at Henderson Care.
Edith was born Sunday, April 26, 1931 in Scotland Neck, NC to the late Henry Haynes Jenkins and Mary Lou Jenkins. She was a graduate of Tri-High School, class of 1948. Edith worked as a cashier for the Sears Department Store in Forest City for thirty years before retirement. She was a faithful member of Florence Baptist Church where she enjoyed attending the Joy Sunday School class. Edith loved sending encouraging cards and notes to her family and friends on special occasions.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-nine years, Charles Dula; two sons, Mike and Tim Dula and a brother, Henry Jenkins, Jr.
Left to cherish fond memories are her daughter-in-law, Brenda Dula of Leicester, NC and a granddaughter, Adrienne Isenhower (Andrew) of Leicester.
The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 am on Monday, November 28th at Florence Baptist Church with Reverend Tonya Garrison and Reverend Scott Haynes officiating. Interment will be private at Rutherford County Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends in the church narthex immediately following the service.
Memorial donations are requested to Florence Baptist Church, 201 S. Broadway, Forest City, NC 28043.