- November 2, 1963 - February 15, 2013
- Beebe, Arkansas
of Gary's Passing
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“Our thoughts and prayers are with Gary's family and friends. Gary was a good person and friend, sorry for your loss.
1 of 12 | Posted by: Tom & Cami Stepp - Sheridan, AR
“We were so sorry to hear of Gary's passing. Our love and sympathies to you and your family. God bless you.
2 of 12 | Posted by: Kenny & Shirley Reynolds - AR
“Jenkins Family, We are sorry for your loss, please know that our thoughts and prayers are with your family at this most difficult time. Your friends...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: CartiNlr - Nlr, AR
“As kids there was always something to get into when they came to visit Grandma & Grandpa Watson. Playing in the tree house, the "Grand Canyon",...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Connie Spencer - Memphis, TN
“Kim & Katie,
I am so very sorry about Gary!! He really fought a hard, tough battle and so did y'all! I will keep you all in my thoughts & prayers...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Carol Robertson - BEEBE, AR
“Gary has always been a Christian role model for me. He was dear to me as a brother in Christ. He will be greatly missed. Remember the good times.
6 of 12 | Posted by: Joyce Ragan - Ward, AR
“Our deepest sympathy to the whole family. Gary was a very dear friend and so were his wife and children, his dad and mom. Enjoyed knowing them and...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Joe Feltner and Joyce Feltner - AR
“My thoughts and prayers for the Family.
8 of 12 | Posted by: Warren (Rich) Richardson - AR
“As one of Gary's former co-workers, I am shocked and saddened to hear of his passing. I always thought he would beat his illness.. My fondest memory...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Sonia & Joseph Jones - Cabot, AR
“We have many many wonderful and loving memories of all the times we were with you when you were little and you all were staying with Granny and we...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Donnie and Rose Hiblong - AR
“The memory that stands out in my head is the time my family was visiting all of you in Florida. I was around four years old and Gary was in his...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Tonya Bowman - Bryant, AR
“In our brief encounters, Gary was always first to ask me how I had been feeling. Never dwelling on his own ill health, he presented a positive...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Christy Campbell - Searcy, AR
Gary D. Jenkins, 49, of Beebe, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord on February 15, 2013. He was born November 2, 1963 to Charles and Violen Jenkins in Forrest City, Arkansas. Gary worked as a structure mechanic at Falcon Jet for 29 years. He was a member of Greenwood Missionary Baptist Church. He was studying at The Missionary Baptist Seminary.
He is survived by his parents, Charles and Violen Jenkins of Cabot; wife, Kim Jenkins of Beebe; son Benjamin Jenkins (Heather) of Beebe; daughter, Katie Jenkins (fiancée Justin Nellis); granddaughters, Lanni, Jenna, and Kayli; sister, Shelley (Allen) Cloud of Piedmont, OK; nieces, Tiffany and Hayley; In-laws, Gene and Ann Jameson of Marshfield, MO; In-laws, Dallas and Mary Bunker of Cabot; as well as a host of other family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his infant son, Nathan Blaine Jenkins, and his grandparents.
Family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Sunday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe.
Funeral will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, February 18, 2013, at Westbrook Funeral Home, with burial in Sylvania Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Baptist Health Hospice, 11900 Col. Glenn Rd, Suite 2000, Little Rock, AR 72210
Arrangements by Westbrook, a Smith Family Funeral Home.