Joyce M Jenkins, 83 of Van Buren passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2023 in her home. She was retired from Wal-Mart in Van Buren and was a former employee of Kmart in Fort Smith. She was proceeded in death by her husband Jimmy Lloyd Jenkins; her son Jim Jenkins; a sister Mary Ferguson and Minnie Smith; three brothers Donald L. Winders, Al Winders and George Winders.
Graveside funeral services will be 10AM, Monday March 27, 2023 at U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.
She is survived by her daughter Karen Jenkins Sebo and husband Mike of Fort Smith; daughter in law Cindy Jenkins of Van Buren; two sisters Mae Pusch of Van Buren and Margaret Hoening of Ohio; five grandchildren Kenra Newton and husband Brian, John Jenkins, Jimmy Jenkins and wife Taylor, Francene Jenkins, Mandi DeWulf and spouse Wayne Hall; great-grandchildren Haylee, Cole, Hudson, Leland and Hazel.
In lieu of flowers family asks for donations to be made to the Reynolds Cancer Support House 3324 South M Street, Fort Smith Arkansas 72901.