Cornelius "Jerry" Jenkins Jr., 60 of Newark, DE died Friday, November 23, 2012 at Delaware Hospice Milford, DE.
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Born and educated in Bethel, NC Jerry was employed for the past two years by Montpelier Crossing in Laurel, MD and 35 years as an Apartment Maintenance Man.
He was a member and Co-Pastor of Wings of Faith Chariots of Fire Ministries, Inc. He was an honorably discharged US Army veteran of the Vietnam War.
Predeceased by his parents, Cornelius,Sr. and Sara Jenkins and a brother, Dennis House. Surviving are his wife, Pastor Patricia S. Williams-Jenkins; sons, Antonio Perkins (Jennifer) of GA, Anthony Jenkins of NC, Cornell Jenkins (Marsha) of NC, Milton Waller (Joanne) of TN, Cornelius Whitley (Peggy) of Washington, DC and Sheldon Snead of MD; daughters, Tiffany Hussein (Bilal) of Harrisburg, PA and Tonya Williams of DE; 11 grandchildren; two brothers, Willie "Buck" Jenkins of Dillon, SC and Stuart "Billy" Jenkins of Greenville, NC; sisters, Rosa "Sis" Harris of Greenville, NC, Louise "Agnes" Jenkins and Gail Hooker both of Greenville, NC; two godchildren, Minister Joshua Dennison of Wilmington, DE and Evangelist Carmel Brooks of Baltimore, MD and host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends including James Avent (Malinda) of NC.
Memorial Services will be Friday, November 30, at 11am at the Hilton Hotel, 100 Continental Drive, Newark, DE 19173.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Delaware Hospice, 3515 Silverside Rd., Wilmington, DE 19810 or www.delawarehospice.org/donations.
Arrangements are by Campbell Funeral Chapel, Trenton, NJ
Published in The News Journal on Nov. 29, 2012