Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
February 13, 2013 10:26 am EST


COLUMBUS — Faith Lynn, our sweet, little baby girl, came to be with Jesus Christ, our savior on Monday, Jan. 28, 2013.

She was born Jan. 16, 2013. Even though her time here with us was short, she will live on in our hearts forever. She showed us just how precious life is and together, we have faith knowing she is in a far better place.

She will be greatly loved and missed by her parents, David and Stephanie Jenkins of Columbus; older brother, Bryce Jenkins; paternal grandparents, Steve and Sue Jenkins of Howard; maternal grandparents, Jeff and Esther Carpenter of Mount Vernon; her uncles, Doug Jenkins of Mount Vernon, Dan (Madelyn) Jenkins of Lexington, Ky., and Corey Carpenter of Mount Vernon; and her aunts, Debbie and Danae Jenkins of Howard. Faith is also survived by her great-grandparents, Roy and Gerry Jenkins of Columbus; Gene and Joan Bersinger of Ontario; and great-grandmother, Berdina Carpenter of Mount Vernon.

She was preceded in death by her great-grandparents, C. Orvis and Naomi Fairchild; and her great-grandfather, Richard Carpenter. Faith also has surviving great-aunts and uncles, Dean (Susan) Jenkins, Robin (Greg) McCarty and Melody Jenkins, all of Columbus; Steve (Patty) Bersinger of Toledo, Richard Carpenter, Steve (Carol) Carpenter, Robert Carpenter, Florence (Gary) Skeen and Ruth (Steve) Williams, all of Mount Vernon; Calvin (Elaine) Fairchild of Pulaski, N.Y., Harriet (John) Parker of Butler and Lois (Rick) Sipes of Fredericktown; and many other extended family members.

Funeral services were held Feb. 1, at Linworth Baptist Church in Worthington. Faith Lynn was laid to eternal rest at Kingwood Memorial Park in Lewis Center. To share memories or condolences, please visit

Submitted by Jeff and Esther Carpenter.

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