Obituary for David Scott Jenkins

    • Name: David Scott Jenkins
    • Home Town: Sunset Beach, NC
    • Date of Death: 05/02/2019
    • Birth Place: Laurel, Delaware
    • Birth Date: 08/22/1933
    • Service Date: 05/24/2019 at 11:00 AM
    • Service Place: St. James the Fisherman Episcopal Church, Shallotte, NC

    David Scott Jenkins, 85, of Sunset Beach, NC died Thursday, May 2, 2019, in the care of Agape Hospice at The Oaks of Loris, Loris, South Carolina. He was born in Laurel, Delaware on August 22, 1933, a son of the late N. Ashley Jenkins and Ruth Taylor Jenkins.In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a grandson, Grant Michael Boland and brother, Bruce A. Jenkins

    He graduated from Rehoboth High School, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, Class of 1952 and General Motors Institute, Flint Michigan, Class of 1957. He served his career with Cadillac Motor Car Division of General Motors Corporation where he retired in 1988 after thirty-two years of service. He relocated to Sunset Beach, NC in 1994.

    David was a lifetime member of the Elks and a volunteer for the Town of Sunset Beach. He was a member of St. James the Fisherman Episcopal Church where he had served as head of both the Ushers Committee and Second Helping Food Program.

    Surviving are his wife of sixty-two years, JoAnn Seymour Jenkins; son, David Matthew Jenkins (Korey), White Lake, MI; daughters, Suzanne K. Berryman (Robert D.), Sunset Beach, NC, and Sally Jo Boland (Michael), White Lake, MI; grandchildren, Brian Boland and Emma A. Jenkins, niece, Sherry Dare, Ocean City, MD; nephew, Mark A. Jenkins, Cumberland, MD.

    Services will be at 11:00 AM, Friday, May 24, 2019, at St. James the Fisherman Episcopal Church.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. James the Fisherman Episcopal Church, PO Box 68, Shallotte, NC 28459. 

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    Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte




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