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Beatrice Elfert Jenning

Beatrice Elfert Jenning entered into eternal peace on Friday, July 26, 2019, at the age of 82. Loving mother of Cheryl Jenning and George Jenning, III. Grandmother of Trent, Chad, and Kyle Jenning. Beloved wife of the late George H. Jenning, Jr. Daughter of the late Edwin Elfert and Emma Nugent. Sister of Yvonne Newman. Sister-in-law of the late Viola Thomas and Bernadine Lorino. Beatrice was a parishioner of Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church and a resident of St. Bernard Parish for the past 60 years. She loved her family dearly especially caring for her grandchildren. Beatrice also loved gardening and had the ability to grow anything from the smallest sprout. The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses of Ochsner’s Transplant Unit for their care and dedication over the past 12 years. Relatives and friends of the family attended the Visitation and Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Prompt Succor Catholic Church, 2320 Paris Road, Chalmette, LA on Wednesday, July 31, 2019. Burial followed in St. Bernard Memorial Gardens. The family invites you to share your thoughts, fond memories, and condolences online, at

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