John Phillip “Phil” Jenkins, 69, of Rossville, passed away Thursday, May 20, 2021. He was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee to the late, John & Goldie Adcox Jenkins and had lived in the Chattanooga and North Georgia areas for most of his life. He was of the Baptist faith and was the Owner & Operator of Jenkins Home Maintenance Company for more than 30 years. He loved spending time with his family & friends and had a passion for the outdoors, either fishing, hunting or even working, he always put his whole heart into everything he did. He was a loving and devoted brother, father, grandfather and friend that will be truly missed by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his parents, John & Goldie Mai Adcox Jenkins; wife, Wanda Jean Walker Jenkins and sister, Patricia St. Clair.
Survivors include his son & daughter-in-law, Jeffrey & (Leah) Jenkins; step-sons, Rodney Lee Pedigo and Troy Eugene Pedigo & family; brother & sister-in-law, Mike & (Darlene) Jenkins; sisters & brothers-in-law, Linda & (W.L.) Davis, Deborah & (George) Mavity and Bonnie Hendricks; 2 grandchildren, Shailynn Jenkins and Ashlynn Jenkins; lovingly remembered by friend and companion, Lynda King and numerous extended family & friends.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, May 24, 2021 in the Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park with Bro. Gabe Howard officiating and music provided by Gary Howard. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. Online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by W. L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe, GA.