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Gwendolyn Jenkins Range

September 21, 1950 ~ March 9, 2021 (age 70)

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To everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, September 21, 1950, and a time to die, March 9, 2021” Ecclesiastes 3:2
Born September 21st, 1950 to Jerry and Mildred Jenkins in Bradenton, FL. Gwen was a graduate of Lincoln Memorial High School Class of 1968.
She also attended Florida Memorial University. Gwen taught for 6 years as a teacher for Manatee County Head Start and then retired with 25 years of service at Sarasota County Health Department.
She met and married the love of her life, Leon Range on July 15th, 1984. They raised a beautiful family whom she loved and cherished dearly, Sons, Charles “Andre” Green, and James “Tweety” Carey, Daughter, Tamara Range.
Gwen was a devoted member of Greater Mt. Pilgrim Primitive Baptist Church. She served faithfully as a Mother, Recording Secretary for the S.O.FL.P.P.B.D. Women’s Congress.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jerry and Mildred Jenkins, and brother, Jerry Jenkins, Jr.
She leaves a legacy of love to: the love of her life, Husband, Leon Range; Sons, Charles “Andre” (Adrienne) Green and James “Tweety” Carey; daughter, Tamara Range; Brother, Gregory (Bobbi) Jenkins, I; Brother-in- law, Clifford (Carla) Range; Grandchildren, Charles Green, Jr., Chauncey Green, Kei’ra Green, Jayla Gaskins, Shayla Carey, Luna Carey, Shawn Williams, Maliek King; Great Grandchildren, Raelynn Green, Bestest Friend, Josephine Hall; Nieces, Nephews and a Host of other loving rela- tives and caring friends.

 

Gwendolyn Range Wake: https://youtu.be/tbyVRqsiWKE

Gwendolyn Range Service: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ApyTRmuKrk&authuser=0

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Services

Visitation
Friday
March 19, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Greater Mt Pilgrim Primitive Baptist Church
126 9th Ave W
Bradenton, FL 34205

Funeral Service
Saturday
March 20, 2021

12:00 PM
Greater Mt Pilgrim Primitive Baptist Church
126 9th Ave W
Bradenton, FL 34205

Video is available for this event


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