ROBERSONVILLE - James Earl Jenkins, 84, died Friday, Dec. 16, 2011. The graveside service will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Martin Memorial Gardens with Rev. Ron Elkins officiating.
Mr. Jenkins was born on Feb. 8, 1927 in Martin County, son of the late William Henry Andrews and Sarah Grimes Andrews. He was a general contractor for many years and a member of the Robersonville United Methodist Church. He also was a United States Navy
Veteran of World War II
In 1951, he married Kathleen Gurganus who preceded him in death on Feb. 4, 2001.
He is survived by his daughter, Jane Haislip and her husband, Jackie, of Robersonville; and a granddaughter, Jana Haislip of Robersonville.
The family will receive friends at the home of Jane and Jackie Haislip, 904 E. Green Street in Robersonville.
Memorials may be made to the Humane Society in Williamston or the Robersonville United Methodist Church.
Arrangements by Biggs Funeral Home in Robersonville.