Rebecca Diane Nicholson Jenkins, 57 of Oklahoma City, OK, formerly of Sedalia passed away Saturday, October 5, 2013 at Grace Living Center. She was born on December 24, 1955 in Sedalia, the beloved first Christmas present to Marvin L. and Barbara (Walker) Nicholson.
She was married to Dana Jenkins in 1985 in Oklahoma City, OK.
She graduated from Smith Cotton High School, Sedalia in 1974. While in grade school she played softball, and later coached her daughter Hayley’s softball team. She also worked many hours tracing the Nicholson family genealogy. Her favorite past time was playing with her granddaughter, Mattie.
Becky is survived by her mother, Barbara of Jefferson City; one beloved daughter, Haley Jenkins; one granddaughter, Mattie, all of Oklahoma City, OK; two brothers, Dean (Jill) Nicholson and David Nicholson all of Jefferson City, MO.
Besides her father, she was preceded in death by her husband Dana in March of 2000 and her beloved son, Matthew Bell in 2013.
Funeral service will be held at 11:30 am, Thursday, October 10, 2013 at Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia with Rev. Jim Downing officiating.
Family will receive friends one hour prior to service.
Burial will be in High Point Cemetery, Hughesville.
Memorial donations are suggested to Children’s Therapy Center, Sedalia.