James Monroe Jenkins


James Monroe Jenkins, age 70, of Cartersville, passed away Friday, July 13th in the Cartersville Medical Center.

James was born June 30, 1948, in Cherokee County, son of the late Milton M. Jenkins and Emily Holland Jenkins. Prior to retirement he was employed with Borg Warner Security Company. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his son; Eddie Dewayne Jenkins, and four brothers; Buddy, Johnny, Ray, and Robert Jenkins.  

Survivors include his wife; Helen Jenkins of Cartersville, three sons; James Lamar Jenkins of Douglasville, James Daniel Jenkins of Cartersville and Robert Earl Jenkins of Cartersville, three daughters; Debbie Castle of Dalton, Sandra Jenkins of Douglasville and Linda Jenkins of Douglasville. Five brothers, four sisters, fifteen grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren also survive.

Funeral Services for Mr. James Monroe Jenkins, will be conducted Thursday, July 19th, at 1 PM from the chapel of Thomas Funeral Home with Robert Earl Jenkins and Rev. John Mulkey officiating. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Interment will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Cartersville.

The family will receive friends at Thomas Funeral Home on Thursday from 11:00 A.M until the funeral hour at 1 PM. 

You may leave the family online condolences at  www.thomasfuneralhomecalhoun.com

Thomas Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for James Monroe Jenkins, age 70, of Cartersville.