SARASOTA, Fla.— Vivian Gupton Jennings, 94, of Sarasota, Fla., formerly of Louisburg, died Wednesday, May 8, 2013. 

Graveside services were held Monday at Sandy Creek Baptist Church cemetery with the Rev. Joel Story officiating.

 She was born to the late Early Cope and Ethel Murphy Gupton. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie W. Jennings; her brothers, Russell and Millard Gupton; and her sister, Lena Mae Pleasants. 

Surviving: daughter, Charalane Andrade of Sarasota, Fla.; son, Reggie (Tracey Denney) Jennings of Redding, Calif.; brother E.C. (Margaret) Gupton of Louisburg; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. 

The family asked that in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to Sandy Creek Baptist Church, Charlie Jennings Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 60, Louisburg, NC  27549. 

Arrangements by Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Services, 804 N. Bickett Boulevard, Louisburg.

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