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William 'Bill' Edgar Jenkins, 86, of Live Oak, FL passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017. Mr. Jenkins was raised in Live Oak, worked in Jacksonville, and then moved back to Suwannee County in 1972 with his family. He retired as a crew chief supervisor with the Suwannee County Road Department. Mr. Jenkins was a proud veteran of the Navy during the Korean Conflict and Vietnam War. He was a longtime member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church.
Mr. Jenkins is preceded in death by his wife: Virginia 'Chris' Jenkins; son: William Edgar Jenkins, Jr.; grandson: Brian Fox; and brother: Joseph Carlton Jenkins, Jr.
He is survived by his two daughters: Sheila Ann (Charles) Fox; Connie (David) Sasser; grandchildren: Daniel Fox, Christopher Rhude, Paige Sasser, A.J. Jenkins, Sonja Bennett, and Jason McLeod; and numerous great-grandchildren.
A visitation will be held from 5:00 - 7:00 pm, Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Daniels Funeral Home, Live Oak, FL. Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm on Friday, September 29, 2017 at Daniels Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Mt. Gilead Baptist Cemetery.
Please sign the guestbook at www.danielsfuneralhome.com.
Daniels Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., Live Oak & Branford, FL in charge of arrangements.
Published on September 26, 2017
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