Roy Jenkins, 68, of Racine, Ohio passed away Nov. 6, 2013.
He was born May 30, 1945 in Parkersburg, W.Va., the son of the late Carl and Garnetta Jenkins.
He served in the United States Navy and was retired from Southern Ohio Coal Company. He was a member of Ash Street Baptist Church. He thoroughly enjoyed singing, church activities, prison ministry, and any activities involving grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 29 years, RoseAnn Lisle Jenkins.
He is survived by two daughters and their husbands: Kimberly and Keith Jones of Pomeroy and Rochelle and Terry Lamm of Pomeroy; two grandsons, Dimitrious and Dristan Lamm; three step granddaughters, Autumn, Andrea, and Kyla Jones; an unborn grandaughter, Madeline. He is slso survived by his siblings and their spouses: brother, Richard and Betty Carpenter of Vienna, W.Va.; three sisters Glenedi and Bill Tice of Bradenton, Fla.; Carol and Bruce Modesitt of Longs, S.C.; and Janet Haught of Marietta, Ohio. Also surviving are a special brother in law and sisters in law, Keith and Karen Lisle of Warrior, Ala. and Janice Lisle of Syracuse, Ohio; mother in law, Mary Lisle of Hanceville, Ala.; a special friend, Kathi Nagy of Gallipolis, Ohio; his beloved pet, Coal; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy, Ohio on Sunday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Mark Morrow officiating. Burial will follow at Letart Falls Cemetery. Visiting hours will be on Saturday evening from 5-7 p.m. and on Sunday from 11a.m-12 p.m.
A registry is available at www.andersonmcdaniel.com.