Husband of Betty Jayne (Hughes) Williamson-Jenkins, of Coatesville, Pennsylvania, passed away suddenly Saturday, August 25, 2018 at his home.
Born on January 18, 1946 in Hagerstown, Maryland, he was a son of the late Joseph and Catherine (Baker) Jenkins. He was a graduate of Fork Union Military Academy. John also was a 1972 graduate of Shenandoah Conservatory of Music. Mr. Jenkins had a distinguished career as a musician serving five U.S. Presidents with the President's Own, Marine Band. He ended his last five years of service with Army National Guard, retiring with 20 years of service.
Mr. Jenkins is also survived by son, Stephen F. (Sarah) Jenkins of Warrenton, VA; grandchildren, Savannah Leigh and Tyler Joe; sister, Anna (Dr. Peter) Sim of Williamsburg, VA; step-son, Joseph R. (Kristin) Williamson of Glenmoore, PA; and step-grandchildren, Aiden Joseph Williamson and Hannah Grace Williamson.
A celebration of his life is being planned for a later date. Condolences may be made by visiting Arrangements are being handled by the Campbell - Ennis - Klotzbach Funeral Home, Inc., Phoenixville, Pennsylvania.

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Published in The Washington Post on Sept. 5, 2018