Emily Jenkins was admitted to Dogwood Village Senior Living in May of 2023. She was born in 1920 and was raised in Madison County. Emily was married to John Jenkins, who has since passed away, and has three sons. She is a retired teacher’s aide and worked at Waverly Yowell School in Madison County.
Emily has four grandchildren and 1 great grandson. Emily enjoys visits with family and friends as well as cheering on the UVA basketball, football, and baseball teams. Her favorite TV shows are Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy.