Gerald Bennett Jenkins



Gerald Bennett Jenkins of Deep Run died Sunday, February 19, 2017 at Lenoir Memorial Hospital. He was 69. A Veteran of the US Navy, Gerald was proud of his service to our country.
Predeceased by the love of his life, Shirley Carter Jenkins, Gerald leaves as his survivors his sons Jeffrey Jenkins and wife Pam of Black Creek, and Gary Jenkins of the home; Grandsons Matthew Jenkins, Zackery Keech, and Caden Keech; Sisters Joyce Morton and husband Gerald of Jacksonville, Carol Bean and husband Pete of Sneads Ferry, and Janice Horrell and husband Bill of Wallace; and his brother, Eddie Jenkins and wife Penny of Kinston.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 at Pink Hill Funeral Home. Services will be held Wednesday morning at 11:00, also at the funeral home, with burial following at Oak Ridge Memorial Park in Pink Hill.