Daniel Jenkins

Daniel Jenkins

Monday, March 21st, 1949 Friday, August 30th, 2019

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Obituary for Daniel Jenkins

Daniel "Boone" Jenkins was born on March 21, 1949. He was the oldest born to the union of the late Aaron Jenkins and Gladys Finklea-Jenkins, in Camden, Alabama. At an early age, he joined the Greater Mt. Olive Primitive Baptist Church, Mt. Vernon, Alabama, under the leadership of Rev. Arthur Carson. Daniel served in various capacities of the church, but what he enjoyed best; was singing with the Male Chorus.

Daniel was a proud member of the graduating class of 1968 Rosa Lott High School Citronelle, AL. He was employed with Searcy Hospital and Leon's Paint & Body, Mt. Vernon, AL. He was also employed by Kimberly-Clark paper company after (35) years he retired.

He was also preceded in death by his brother Elbert Jenkins Sr., his sister Sandra L. Jenkins and his nephew Elbert Jenkins Jr.

Catching the morning dove Friday, August 30, 2019, at 6:08 a.m., Daniel departed this life. He leaves to cherish his precious memories his loving and devoted wife of (47) years Geraldine Jordan Jenkins, loving and devoted daughters, Melva Jenkins, Marquita Jenkins, devoted grandsons, Daniel L. Jenkins and Christopher all of Mobile, AL; devoted sister, Machell (Joseph) Law, devoted brother, Kenneth (Bettie) Jenkins, both of
Mt. Vernon, AL: loving and devoted aunts, Climmie Edward, Coram, N.Y., Nellie Harrison, Detroit, MI; brother-in-laws, Richard (Rita) Nichols, Saraland, AL; Solomon (Barbara) Jordan Sr., Mt. Vernon, AL; Edward Lee (Deborah) Jordan, Citronelle, AL; and Robert Jordan, Pensacola, FL; sister-in-laws, Clara (Paul) Diale, Montrose, AL; Mary Jordan, Chickasaw, AL; and Kathy Jenkins, Charlotte, N.C., uncles, Jimmy (Juanita) Jenkins, Mt. Vernon, AL; Willie (Carolyn) Jenkins, Jackson, AL; and Zeedee Shoemaker, Jacksonville, FL; and godmother, Minnie Cheese, Mt. Vernon, AL; a host of nieces, nephews relatives and friends.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, September 6th, 2019 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Smalls Mortuary - Mt. Vernon
    19170 US 43
    Mt. Vernon, AL
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    Friday, September 6th, 2019
    5:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    Saturday, September 7th, 2019 | 9:00am - 11:00am
    Greater Mt. Olive Primitive Baptist Church
    Shepard Lake Road
    Mt. Vernon, AL
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    Saturday, September 7th, 2019
    9:00am - 11:00am
  • Service

    Saturday, September 7th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Greater Mt. Olive Primitive Baptist Church
    Shepard Lake Road
    Mt. Vernon, AL
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    Saturday, September 7th, 2019
    Rev. William James, Pastor
    Rev. Richard Jordan, Officiant
  • Interment

    Saturday, September 7th, 2019 |
    Morning Star Cemetery
    Mt. Vernon
    Mt. Vernon, AL
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    Saturday, September 7th, 2019

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Latricia Rose-Davis

Praying for my family....
Love you all.
Cousin, Latricia ( California )
Comment | Posted at 07:25pm via Condolence

Rayphine Thomas

Praying for the family,that God will give your hearts the peace, comfort and hope that it needs to heal. I am sorry for your loss.
Comment | Posted at 09:38pm via Condolence

Dr. Edwina Hart

Sincere prayers of comfort for the family during your bereavement.
Your Cousin Dr. Edwina Hart
Coffeeville, Alabama
Comment | Posted at 02:06pm via Condolence

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