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Born: June 3, 1929

Place of Birth: Orangeburg, SC United States

Death: April 16, 2011

Place of Death: Winston Salem, NC United States

Occupation: Private Duty Nurse






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Hooper Funeral Home




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Dorothy Jenkins

    June 3, 1929  -  April 16, 2011






Life Legacy


Dorothy (Sweetie) Jenkins, daughter of the late Missouri Jenkins was born on June 3, 1929 in Orangeburg South Carolina. She was called to eternal rest in the early morning hours of Saturday, April 16, 2011.
She attended Orangeburg Wilkinson School in Orangeburg SC. She joined Pine Grove Baptist Church as a child and attended faithful until she moved to Winston Salem NC in 1956. At the time of her transition, she was a member of Solid Rock United Bible Way Church.
Dorothy Jenkins loved life and knew her way around the kitchen. She enjoyed entertaining family and friends in her home. Dorothy Jenkins was the founder of the Jenkins-Walker-Williams Family Reunion.
She is survived by four sons, Russell Jenkins, Isaiah Jenkins, Montae (Carla) Jenkins; all of Winston Salem NC, Johannes Jenkins of Atlantic City. Seven grandchildren, Kayla Mills, Jordan Jenkins, Jassmine Jenkins, Kierra Mills, Juwan Jenkins, Joshua Jenkins and Jalen Jenkins; a special cousin, Inez Jenkins of Orangeburg SC; and a very close friend, Mother Cora Taylor of Winston Salem NC. She leaves a host of other family and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday April 23, 2011 1:00 pm at Solid Rock United Bible Way Church with Elder Kevin Taylor officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:30pm-1:00pm at the church Saturday.