Carroll Jennings, 95, of Mitchellville, died Friday, March 31, 2017, at Altoona Nursing and Rehab. A funeral service was Tuesday, April 4 at Coburn Funeral Home in Prairie City. Burial followed at Franklin Township Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Carroll Jennings Memorial Fund and condolences may be left for the family at coburnfuneralhomes.com.
The son of Arthur and Faye (Bishop) Jennings, Carroll was born May 12, 1921, in Prairie City. He graduated from Prairie City High School. On March 10, 1945, he was united in marriage to Hazel Ellen Bailey in Altoona. He enjoyed photography and the outdoors.
Those left to honor his memory include his daughter, Linda (Cal) Brink of Mitchellville; four grandchildren, Kelly (Kelly) Morse, Deanne (Andy) Vespestad, Kimberley (Brian) Burgett and Kylie (Jason) Johnstad; and 11 great-grandchildren, Drew, Erin, Taylor, Brooklynn, Alyssa, Justin, Brayden, Jordyn, Evan, Lillian and Owen. Preceding him in death were his parents; wife in 2010; and a sister, Virginia Haueter.