James E. Jenkins

James E. Jenkins, 50, of Oliver Springs, died Thursday from injuries sustained in a mining accident.

A Lenior City native, Mr. Jenkins had lived in the Oliver Springs area most of his life. He enjoyed fishing and was a member of the Atomic Bass Club.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Homer Frank Jenkins and Nannie Hembree Jenkins; and a daughter Kimberly Noe.

Survivors include his wife, Sandra Jenkins of Oliver Springs; son and daughter-in-law, Doug and Mary Jo Jenkins of Oak Ridge; daughters and sons-in-law, Tina and Daniel Poore and Tammy and Jeff Brummett, all of Clinton; brothers, Pete Jenkins of Oliver Springs, Blane Jenkins of Jonesboro, Ga., Tommy Jenkins of Columbus, Miss., and Gary Jenkins of Oak Ridge; sister and brother-in-law, Betty and Mickey Cox of Harriman; nine grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral service was Saturday in Sharp Funeral Home chapel with Richard Powlus officiating. Graveside service and burial was Sunday in Oak Ridge Memorial Park.

Clinton Courier News
7 Oct. 1992

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