Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


May 16, 2013

Deanie Jenkins

JACKSONVILLE — Funeral services for Deanie Jenkins, age 57, of Jacksonville are scheduled for Fri., May 17,  at 2 p.m. at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Rev. David Butler officiating.

Burial will be at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Maydelle.

Mr. Jenkins passed away on May 14, 2013 in Tyler.

He was born Oct. 5, 1955 in Rusk.

Mr. Jenkins graduated valedictorian of the class of 1973 at Maydelle High School.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents; step father, Charles Fowler and former wife, Toni Higbee Jenkins.

Survivors include his mother, Ruth Fowler of Jacksonville; father, Dean Jenkins and wife Carol of Jacksonville; sister, Necie Hawkins and husband Allan of Jacksonville; step brothers, Darryl Martin of Jacksonville and Jimmy Martin of Maydelle; step sister, Kristi Reep of Jacksonville; special friends Billy Ray Goff, Chuck White, Scott McElfresh, Willie Gray, Joe Paul Miles, Ali McAfee, and Darryl Martin.

Pallbearers will be Chuck Wyatt, Jon Tyler, Kalen Tyler, Joe Paul Miles, Clint Hawkins, Scott McElfresh, and Triston Wishart.

Visitation will be held on Thurs., May 16,  from 5-7 p.m. at Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.

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