|Birth: ||Feb. 22, 1935|
|Death: ||May 15, 2008|
Mr. Willie Joe Jenkins, age 73, of North Little Rock, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, May 15, 2008, at Hospice Home Care in Little Rock. Born in Heber Springs, Arkansas, on February 22, 1935, he was the son of the late Anderson Elmer and Martha Lue (Ramsey) Jenkins.
Mr. Jenkins had been a resident of the North Little Rock area for twenty-two years and was a retired engineer for Merico Bakery. He was a veteran of the United States Navy, and his religious belief was Baptist. Martha Jenkins, his wife of forty years, preceded him in death on September 23, 1998. Mr. Jenkins was also preceded in death by one son, Donney Earl Jenkins, on July 19, 1980, and by both of his parents; two brothers, J. W. Jenkins and Elmer Jenkins; and an infant sister.
Mr. Jenkins is survived by one daughter, Carol Calhoun and husband, Jerry, of Jacksonville; one son, Joie Fay Jenkins of Florida; one brother, Claude Jenkins of Heber Springs; one sister, Connie Davis of Heber Springs; his daughter-in-law, Marsha Jenkins of Lonoke; his sister-in-law, Wanda Jenkins of Vilonia; eight grandchildren, Jeremy Edds, Brad Calhoun, Casey Calhoun, Cody Calhoun, Brandon Jenkins, D. J. Jenkins, Amanda Boyer, and Lynn Jenkins; one great grandson, Tyler Davis; and one great granddaughter. Mr. Jenkins is also survived by other relatives and his many friends.
Anderson Elmo Jinkins (1900 - 1986)
Martha Lue Icy (Ramsey) Jinkins (1907 - 1995)
Martha Carolyn (Robertson) Jenkins (1940 - 1998)*
Donney Earl Jenkins (1959 - 1980)*
Created by: Tymesdone
Record added: May 16, 2008
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