|Birth: ||Sep. 29, 1907|
|Death: ||Apr. 8, 1996|
Founder of Publix Super Markets Inc; son of George Washington and Annie Snelson Jenkins; husband to Lee Savings and Anne MacGregor.
The Tampa Tribune
April 10, 1996
GEORGE W. JENKINS JR., 88, of Lakeland died Monday at Lakeland Regional Medical Center. A native of Warm Springs, Ga., he moved from Winter Haven to Lakeland 70 years ago. He was founder of Publix Super Markets Inc. and member of First United Methodist Church, Lone Palm Golf Club, Lakeland Yacht & Country Club and Augusta National Golf Club. He is survived by four daughters, Delores Socia and Carol Barnett, both of Lakeland, Nancy of Palm Beach and Julie Fancelli of Florence, Italy; two sons, Howard of Tampa and David of Los Angeles; a brother, Charles H. of Lakeland; 14 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Heath Funeral Chapel, Lakeland.
Anne MacGregor Jenkins (1924 - 1998)*
Oak Hill Burial Park
Plot: Block 476; Lot 8; Space 4
Created by: Susan
Record added: Sep 10, 2007
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