Lamont Marshall Jenkins
The Guest Book is expired.
February 28, 1963 - November 8, 2013
Lamont Marshall Jenkins, 50, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, November 8, 2013. A celebration of his life will be at 3:00pm, Saturday, November 16, 2013 at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, 7600 Falls of Neuse Rd., Raleigh, NC 27615. Visitation with the family will be at the church immediately following the service.
Lamont was born and raised in Raleigh. He attended Enloe High School, St. Augustine College and served in the U.S. Air Force for our country. He also was the sole owner of Thur-O Clean Maintenance commercial cleaning service.
Lamont is survived by his wife of 23 years, Diane Jones Jenkins, his daughter, Alaina Joyce Jenkins, his son, Noah Marshall Jenkins and Alaina's daughter, his precious granddaughter Sophia Gabrielle Jenkins. His mother, Joyce V. Lee and her husband James Lee, brothers, Tim Jenkins and Bryan Jenkins, mother-in-law, Elaine J. Jones, two brother-in-laws and their spouses, Randy Jones (Will Grega) and Neil Jones (Ruth Jones) and special family and friend, Paula Bass and Lauren Davenport, and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Lamont was predeceased by his father Leamont Marshall Jenkins and his father-in-law Donald E. Jones.
Lamont was our rock. He loved his family, we were his life and we will miss him forever. He was the most loving husband, father, son and "Papa". He will never be forgotten.
In lieu of flowers, his family ask that memorial contributions be made to:
, "A Sole Team for Vickie", in memory of Lamont Jenkins, 133 Fayetteville St., Ste 300, Raleigh, NC 27601.
Online condolences at
Published in The News & Observer on Nov. 15, 2013