JENKINS, RICHARD L - Washington County, Louisiana | RICHARD L JENKINS - Louisiana Gravestone Photos


Morris (Franklinton) Cemetery
Washington County,

October 16, 1912 - June 7, 2005

Bogalusa Daily News
(Died June 7, 2005)

FRANKLINTON - Richard L. "R.L." Jenkins, age 92, a resident of the Springhill community near Franklinton, died at 10:23 a.m. yesterday in St. Tammany Parish Hospital, Covington.

He was a retired employee of Standard Gravel Company and a member of the Franklinton First Baptist Church. In 1992 he was awarded deacon emeritus status for having served as a deacon at both First Baptist and Springhill Baptist Churches for over 50 years.

He is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Darryl Lee and Annwood M. Jenkins of Monroe and Richard Dennis and Jan M. Jenkins of Franklinton; a daughter and fianc�, Beth Pettit and Lionel Jones of Franklinton; six grandchildren and their spouses, Lee and Leslie Jenkins, Lynn J. and Beau Box, Scott and Helen Jenkins, Leanne J. and Josh Norris, Rand and Robin Pettit and David Pettit; six great-grandchildren, Will and Christopher Jenkins, Laurel Ann Box and Beau James Box, Scott, Sara and Mary Grace Jenkins, Marah and Jackson Norris; three brothers, Chester Jenkins and Rev. Larry Jenkins, both of Franklinton and Rex Jenkins of Kingston TN; two sisters, Charlene Spencer and Florena Durden, both of Franklinton.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Christine M. Jenkins; his parents, Charlie and Zula McCain Jenkins; and a brother, Errol Jenkins.

Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home from 5 to 7 p.m. today, continuing after 9 a.m. tomorrow. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel at 11 a.m. tomorrow. Burial will follow in the Morris Cemetery in Franklinton.

January 5, 1919 - February 14, 1989

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