Eleanor O. Jennings

July 09, 1920 ‒ May 07, 2003

Sunbury, Ohio

Eleanor O. Jennings, age 82 of Sunbury died peacefully at her home, Wednesday evening, May 7, 2003.

She was born on July 9, 1920 on her family’s farm in Delaware County to the late Lee Ivan and Mabel Ann (Gammill) Howard. After graduating from the Sunbury High School as a member of the Class of 1938, she became an operator for the Sunbury Telephone Office until her marriage to Russell W. Jennings, who preceded her in death on April 28, 1993.

Eleanor was an avid and loyal fan of The Ohio State University football and basketball teams. Member of Walnut Creek Missionary Baptist Church, she enjoyed reading her bible and auto racing, both the NASCAR and INDY Series.

Survived by her son and daughter-in-law: Jack & Mary Lou Jennings of Sunbury, Grandchildren: Aaron and his wife; Carla, Nathan and his fiancée: Amie, Jared, Priscilla, and Sister: Jean Baughman of Sunbury.

Services for her family were held Thursday afternoon at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home in Sunbury, with her Pastor John Lenegar officiating. Burial followed in Sunbury Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions can be made to Radio Bible Class, Grand Rapids, MI 49555-0001.