Gerald was born in Alabama on March 11,1938 to John and Annie Jenkins. Gerald was the youngest of 16 kids. Gerald married the love of his life, Cora Runette Jenkins, on September 8, 1956. Gerald and Cora had 3 children, Johnny, Amanda and James. Gerald was a Retired Sargent First Class in the United States Army. Gerald was stationed at Ft. Sill when he retired from the Army and made his home in Chickasha, OK. After retiring from the US Army, Gerald started working for Delta Faucet. Everyone at Delta knew him as "Sarge". He worked at Delta from 1979 until his retirement in 2001. Gerald is proceeded in death by his father Johnny Jenkins, His mother Annie Jenkins, his son Johnny Leon Jenkins and his daughter Amanda Pearl Jenkins. Survivors include his wife of the home Cora Jenkins, his son James Jenkins and wife Brenda, his sister Dolly Giles, his sister Billie Rayfield and several grandchildren, Great Grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Services will be held at Bible Baptist Church in Chickasha, Saturday, March 12,2016.
Memorial service will be at 11:00
Published on  March 11, 2016