Lester "Les" Jenkins, 83, of Glasgow, died Sunday, April 30, 2017, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow.
He was born in Jackson County, N.C., and was an Independent Life Insurance Agent and a real estate agent for Coldwell Banker. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of St. Helen Catholic Church.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon; two sons, Gerald Christopher Jenkins, of Raleigh, N.C., and Tim Jenkins, of Union, S.C.; one daughter, Lisa Dawn Bailey (Robert), of Union, S.C.; four stepchildren: Joseph Devers Jr., of Bowling Green, Larry Devers (Becky), of Glasgow, Scott Devers (Jennifer), of Bee Spring and Erin Lyons (Danny), of Bowling Green; one sister, Lois Perryman (Richard), of Lexington, N.C.; six grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; 12 stepgrandchildren and 17 stepgreat-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Michael Scott Jenkins.
A funeral mass will be 2 p.m. Thursday, May 4, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home, with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 until 8 p.m. Rosary services will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.
Published on May 2, 2017