George Carroll Jenkins, 86, of Culpeper, passed away March 10, 2021, at the Novant Health UVA Medical Center in Culpeper.
Mr. Jenkins was born July 12, 1934, in Sumter County, Alabama, to the late George Luther and Nellie Cummings Jenkins and was the youngest of their seven children.
He began his service in the U.S. Army which brought him at age 18 to Vint Hill Farms Station near Warrenton, where he met his wife. He went on to serve in the Army National Guard. He retired from Atlantic Research and from the former A & P and SuperFresh grocery stores in Warrenton. He was a member of Warrenton United Methodist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Nancy Riley Jenkins.
He is survived by his daughters and their husbands, Pam and Tom Gallagher of Warrenton and Jan and Jeff Miller and Valerie and Jim Miller, all of Jeffersonton; six grandchildren, Patrick Gallagher, Rachel (Ryan) Litz, Bradley (Tory) Miller, Molly (Byron) Jones, Connor and Ethan Miller, and three great grandchildren, Bentley, Taylor and Wyatt Litz.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 15, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 16, at Culpeper National Cemetery (new section). Social distancing and facial coverings will be required at both times.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society
Condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com