Illinois State Journal-Register (Wednesday, 5 April 1972, page 4 column 4):

GIRARD-- Asa L. Jenkins, 72, of Girard died at 2:30 a.m. Tuesday in St. John's Hospital.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at C. M. Shane Funeral Home here. Burial will be in Girard Cemetery.

She [sic] is survived by six sons, Kenneth of Thayer, Charles of Girard, Carroll, Clifford, both of Las Vegas, Nev., Gene of Silver Springs, Md., Donald of Covina, Calif.; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.