Jennie Lea Alcock passed away Thursday, January 21, 2016, at her home surrounded by her family.
She was born on April 16, 1927, to Samuel and Tessie (Buchanan) Birchfield. She married Lyle Robert Alcock on December 26, 1946, in Adrian. He preceded her in death on May 2, 1980. Jennie is survived by her five children, Larry (Debbie) Alcock, Linda (Don) Michelin, Sharon Gunter, John (Linda) Alcock and Mike Alcock, 12 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild; brother Roger (Judy) Birchfield, sister-in-law Anne Birchfield; her loving caretaker Pam Castillo and close friend Lois Mason.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, John, Jack and Samuel Birchfield, sisters, Lois Baughey and Dixie Birchfield, sister-in-law Sondra Birchfield, brother-in-law Bud Baughey.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, at 1 p.m. at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home in Blissfield, with Pastor Keith Smith officiating. Burial followed in Pleasant View Cemetery. Visitation was Tuesday, January 26, 2016, from 10 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home in Blissfield. You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given in honor of Jennie, to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield.