The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4.
Mr. Jenkins died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013.
He was born Sept. 13, 1928, in Clarkesville.
Mr. Jenkins was a 1946 graduate of Fulton High School in Atlanta. He was retired from General Motors Assembly Plant in Doraville, and a member of UAW Local 10.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Edith Gordon Jenkins of Dawsonville; sons and daughters-in-law, Wayne and Debbie Jenkins of Buford, and Daniel and Denise Jenkins of Buford; daughter, Hawa Liberty of Lawrenceville; grandchildren, Jennifer Jenkins, Shelley and Keith Randall, Carey Jenkins and Stephen Jenkins; great-grandson, Noah Randall; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society in memory of Gene Jenkins.
To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford.
The Northeast Georgian
Friday, January 3, 2014