Name:   Velma Flora (Bullard) Jennings

From:  The Ada Evening News, Ada, Oklahoma
Date:  Wednesday, February 25, 2009

San Diego, Calif. -- Services for Velma Flora "Boe" Jennings, 94, San Diego, Calif., formerly of Tupelo, Okla., are 2 p.m. Friday at Tupelo Baptist Church, the Revs. Tony Randol and Claudie Alford will officiate. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Coal County, Okla.

Mrs. Jennings died Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, at her home. She was born Feb. 19, 1915, at Tupelo to William M. and Mattie Lewis Bullard. She attended Eubanks school in Coal County. Mrs. Jennings lived in California for 44 years and was a homemaker and a member of Tupelo Baptist Church. She married Elmer Jennings on March 13, 1932, in Lula, Okla. He died in October 1996.

Survivors include a daughter, Annette MacDougall, Tupelo; two sons, Steve Jennings and wife Caroline, St. George, Utah, and Danny Jennings, San Diego, Calif.; seven grandchildren, Bryan MacDougall and wife Angie, Glenpool, Okla., Michelle Keith, Tulare, Calif., Bonnie Blair and husband Randall, Harrison, Ark., Bobbie Cadwallader, Tupelo, Masao Jennings and wife Rafaela, San Diego, Calif., Steven Jennings Jr. and wife Angie, St. George, Utah, and Stefani McKenzi, St. George, Utah; and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a son, Charles O'Dell "Billy" Jennings in 1946 and a daughter, Velma Ruth Jennings.

Bearers will be Bryan MacDougall, Bryan C. MacDougall, Randall Blair, Maseo Jennings, Steve Jennings Jr., and Laramie Adams. 

Criswell Funeral Home, Ada.