Harold Jenkins, age 88 of Dalton, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 20, 2021. He was born to the late Eddie R. and Florence Tripp Jenkins in Ider, AL, lived most of his life in the North Georgia area and was a member of Old Bethel Baptist Church, Chickamauga. Harold served his country in the U.S. Army, during the Korean Conflict and retired in 1997 from Bunge Oils, Chattanooga, after more than 45 yrs. He was a loving father, grandfather, brother and friend, who will be greatly missed. Harold was also preceded in death by his wife, Willadean Folks Jenkins, daughter, Reba Nelson, sisters, Sarah Ila Jenkins and Glorianna Oliver, and brothers, Alvin Jenkins, Willie B. Jenkins and Archie Jenkins. He is survived by his daughter, Anita (Curtis) Hall, brothers, Leon (Virginia) Jenkins and David Jenkins, son-in-law, Frank Nelson, grandchildren, Jimmy (Sherry) Price, Candice (Thomas) Russell and Toni Nelson, great grandchildren, Logan Hall, Christian Bishop, Parker Russell, Alex Edwards and Payton Russell. The funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, January 24, 2021 in the funeral home chapel, with Pastor Steve Camp officiating. Interment will follow in the Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery, Henagar, AL. The family will receive friends from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on Sunday.
January 20, 2021 573