Originally created 09/19/00

Mr. David Jenkins



NEWINGTON, Ga. - Mr. David Ellis Jenkins, 45, died Saturday, Sept. 16, 2000, at Memorial Health University Medical Center, Savannah.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Greenhill Baptist Church, Sylvania, with the Rev. Jim Furno officiating. Burial will be in Newington City Cemetery.

Mr. Jenkins, a native of Screven County, was a job superintendent with L.P.S. Construction Co. and a member of Deerhaven Hunting Club and Greenhill Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Joette Mock Jenkins; two sons, Joshua D. Jenkins and Jonathan E. Jenkins, both of Newington; a daughter, Beth Jenkins Weatherly, Statesboro; his mother, Bertha Morgan Jenkins, Newington; and three brothers, Jimmy Jenkins and George Jenkins, both of Statesboro, and Charlie Jenkins, Charlotte, N.C.

Pallbearers will be Marvin Mock, David Mock, Winston Mock, Tommy Beard, Kenny Mock and Lee Jenkins.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home, Sylvania.

The Augusta Chronicle Sept. 19, 2000