Roberta A. (Hively) Jenkins

By | July 25, 2014
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Roberta A. (Hively) Jenkins, age 66, of Jackson, Ohio, passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014 at her residence. She was born November 6, 1947 in Gallipolis, Ohio to the late James and Lillie (Crace) Hively.

Roberta worked as a payroll clerk at AP Green of Oak Hill, Ohio and also worked as an administrative assistant at Highland County Schools in Sebring, Florida. She was a member of the United Church of God. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandma. She loved her family wholeheartedly, from her immediate family through to her extended family, and she will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her husband, Gary S. Jenkins of Jackson, Ohio; daughter, Annie (Kent) Blankenship Kilko of Warner Robins, Georgia; sons, Aaron Blankenship (Katie Buescher) of Jackson, Ohio, Ryan (Kim) Jenkins of Pickerington, Ohio, and Chad (Kerry) Jenkins of Jackson, Ohio; grandchildren, Jackson, Geoffrey, Lauren, Zachary, Drew, Stephen, and Allison; sister, Teresa Hively; and brother, Jacob Hively.

Preceding her in death were her parents.

A funeral service will be held under the direction of Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson, Ohio on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 2 p.m. with Pastor Wayne Hendrixs officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. Friends may call on Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 2 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to