ODESSA Buddy Jenkins, 67, of Odessa, Texas, a loving husband, and wonderful father, grandfather, and brother, went to be with our Lord on July 21, 2014, at Medical Center Hospital. He graduated with a Bachelors of Science from Stephen F. Austin University and went on to work in the oil industry from that time until his retirement. Buddy and Carol (wife) have spent the last couple of years enjoying his retirement. Buddy was employed more than 30 years with BOPCO, L.P. (Bass Enterprises). He enjoyed his time there and still has many friends. He enjoyed travel, snow skiing, and also going to the beach. He also enjoyed attending and working at the CAF Air Show.|
A visitation with family & friends will be 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Hubbard-Kelly Funeral Home. Funeral services are scheduled at 10 a.m. Friday at Hubbard-Kelly Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are by Hubbard-Kelly Funeral Home.
He was born November 12th, 1946, in Olney, Texas.
Survivors: Wife, Carol Cooper Jenkins of Odessa; son, Christopher Jenkins of Odessa; daughter, Casey Jenkins of Surfside, Texas; brother, Ronnie Jenkins of Wichita Falls, Texas; sisters, Jackie Hoffman of Wichita Falls, Texas, and Janette Frank of Salem, Oregon; and one grandson, Colby Jenkins; plus many nephews, nieces, and in-laws.
He will be missed.
Published in Odessa American on July 24, 2014