Published 12:00 am Friday, September 5, 2008

VENICE, Fla. — Norma Fay Jenkins Roush Peck, 98, of Venice, passed away Sunday, Aug. 31, 2008, at her residence.
`The Kitts Hill, Ohio native was born Aug. 16, 1910, the daughter of the late Charles and Flora Dillon Jenkins.
Mrs. Peck was a graduate of Aid High School and a member of Mamre Baptist Church in Kitts Hill. She was also a member of the Business and Professional Women’s Club and the Kitts Hill Flower and Garden Club. She was a bookkeeper for the Kenneth Jenkins Garage for 14 years.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Kenneth Roush, who passed away Nov. 17, 1961; her second husband, Elon C. Peck, who passed away Aug. 1, 1998 and three brothers, Virgil Jenkins, Kenneth Jenkins and Roscoe Jenkins.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, LaFerne and John Adams, of Venice; a son, Glen Roush, of Ironton; a grandson, John Kenneth Adams, of Parkersburg, W.Va.; two great granddaughters, Kara Hartman, of Vernon Hill, Ill., and Kimberly Adams, of Grove City, Ohio; several nieces and nephews; four great great–grandchildren; a stepdaughter, Elona Gerber, of Titusville, Fla.; a stepson, Eldon Peck of Citrus-Springs, Fla.; a step–granddaughter, Cindy Rawson, of Merritt Island, Fla.,step–grandson, Tom Gerber, also of Merritt Island; and three step–great–great–grandchildren.
Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Mamre Cemetery with the Rev. Charles Jayne officiating. Friends may call 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 South Seventh Street, Ironton, Ohio. Donations may be made to Tidwell Hospice, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, Florida 34238. To offer condolences to the family, please visit

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