Gayle Marie Jennings
March 12, 1949 – November 30, 2009
Gayle Jennings, 60, passed on November 30, 2009 in Boring, Oregon, she was born in Salem, Oregon on March 12, 1942. Gayle was raised in the area and graduated from Woodburn High School in Wood burn, Oregon in 1967. She furthered her education at a Technical School in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. She lived in Idaho for 4 years and also lived in California for 5 years.
Gayle proudly served her country in the US Air Force during Vietnam. Gayle married David Pruitt in Kitty Hawk, NC in 1969. Gayle worked as a welder in a shipyard, she also worked as a 911 dispatcher, caregiver, and also in real estate. In her spare time she loved beading, embroidery, and sewing.
Gayle is survived by son Paul Pruitt of San Antonio, TX., father, Richard Jennings of Woodburn, OR., mother, Carolyn Kellim of Roseburg, OR., sisters, Carol Williams of Aloha, OR. and Nancy Smith of Pensacola, FL., brothers, Robert Jennings of Silverdale, WA., Richard Jennings of Oakdale, LA., Russell Kellim of Eureka, CA., and Shawn Kellim of Roseburg, OR., and 3 grandchildren.
Gayle is preceded in death by David Pruitt.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Woodburn Christian Church at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, December 4, 2009. A memorial contribution can be made in Gayle Jennings name to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Foundation.