Jerry L. Jenkins

9:20 am | October 1, 2012

Jerry Lynn Jenkins, age 64. of Johnson City, passed away Friday, September 28, 2012, in the Johnson City Medical Center.

Mr. Jenkins, a native of Johnson City, was the son of the late Ernest Hardin Jenkins and Margaret Widener Jenkins.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Hardin Jenkins and Fred Jenkins; and one sister, Betty Thompson.

Mr. Jenkins was a machine repairman for Stewert-Warner-Alimite and a former member of the Tennessee National Guard.

Survivors include one son, Jerry Jenkins and his wife, Amanda, of Johnson City; one daughter, Lori Kilby and her husband, Richard, of Johnson City; three sisters, Carol Maupin and her husband, Chummy, of Johnson City, Nancy Bellany and her husband, Joey, of Mississippi, and Debra Childress of Johnson City; three brothers, Ronald Jenkins and his wife, Sue, of Johnson City, Mike Jenkins and his wife, Maria, of Telford and Kenneth Jenkins and his wife, Carolyn, of Johnson City; four grandchildren, Caitlin Kilby of Johnson City, Avery Gilliam of Johnson City, Morgan Jenkins of Johnson City and Jacob Jenkins of Johnson City; one special brother-in-law, James Thompson.

The funeral service for. Jerry Lynn Jenkins will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, October 2, 2012, in the Morris-Baker South Chapel. Pastor Lon Tobin will officiate. The graveside committal service will

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