Shirley M. Jenkins Medlyn passed away March 22, 2013, in Grass Valley. She was 82.
Per her request, no services will be held.
She was born April 21, 1930, in Grass Valley to Albert and Juanita (Mutton) Jenkins.
She graduated from Grass Valley High School in 1949 and Mt. St. Mary’s Business School in 1952. She worked for the Nevada County Clerk Recorders Office and Lyman Gilmore Intermediate School.
She was a member of Pocahontas, Ceanothus Parlor, Native Daughters of the Golden West, Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Auxiliary and Grass Valley Host Lions.
She enjoyed traveling, crocheting, cooking and spending time with her family and friends.
Loving mother and friend, you will remain in our hearts as always to guide us through our challenges and triumphs.
She is survived by her son, William Medlyn of Grass Valley; daughters, Doree Medlyn and Dolores Spindler (Scott) of Nevada City; and grandson, Chad Medlyn of Grass Valley; and stepsons, Douglas Medlyn (Naneen) and David Medlyn (Paula).
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Foothills, 11270 Rough and Ready Hwy., Grass Valley, CA 95945.
Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper & Weaver Mortuary.