Obituary of Haley Parkes Jenkins
Bedford – Haley Alexandria Parkes Jenkins, 24, of Bedford died at 8:15 pm on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at her residence.
Born April 8, 1993, she was the daughter of Mark and Valerie (Parkes) Jenkins. Haley was a graduate of BNL High School and had completed one year of college. She had worked at Burger King, Judah Junction and Mr. C’s. She attended Mt. Pleasant Christian Church and Owensburg Baptist Church.
Survivors include her mother, Valerie Byers and husband, John “Mike”, of Bedford; her father, Mark Jenkins, of Rome, GA; three brothers, Jaydon Jenkins, Devin Byers and wife, Tiffani, and Kyle Byers, all of Bedford; three sisters, Autumn Query and husband, Zac, of Bloomfield, Majerle Davis, of Chandler, AZ, and Brittney Jenkins, of Terre Haute; maternal grandparents, William and Debra Parkes, of Bedford; paternal grandmother, Donna Lundberg and husband, Larry, of Orleans; step-grandparents, John and Patty Byers and Doug and Maxine Hutcherson, all of Bloomington; great grandparents, Joe and Naomi Parkes, of Oolitic; a niece, Harper Byers, of Bedford; several aunts, uncles and cousins. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Charlie Jenkins, and maternal great grandparents, Robert and Ada Haley.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 am on Wednesday, December 20th in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Pastor Jeff Hudelson officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12 noon until 8:00 pm on Tuesday, December 19th at the Day & Carter Mortuary. Visitors are encouraged to wear their Hope for Haley t-shirts. The family asks that friends consider memorial contributions be made to the Maeci and Gracie Give Back Foundation. Family and friends may express condolences at www.daycarter.com.