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Marvin Powell Jenkins

Male 1921 - 2011  (89 years)


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  • Name Marvin Powell Jenkins  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 27 Dec 1921  Reidsville, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1930  Reidsville, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1942  Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military 26 Jun 1942  Fort McPherson, Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Name: Marvin P Jenkins
      Birth Year: 1921
      Race: White, Citizen (White)
      Nativity State or Country: Georgia
      State of Residence: Georgia
      County or City: Tattnall

      Enlistment Date: 26 Jun 1942
      Enlistment State: Georgia
      Enlistment City: Fort Mcpherson Atlanta
      Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Grade: Private
      Grade Code: Private
      Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
      Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
      Source: Civil Life

      Education: 4 years of high school
      Civil Occupation: General farmers
      Marital Status: Single, without dependents
      Height: 75
      Weight: 175
    SSN issued Bef 1951  Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1994  Fernandina Beach, Nassau, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 30 May 2011  Fernandina Beach, Nassau, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Marvin Powell Jenkins Sr.

      Mr. Marvin Powell Jenkins, Sr., age 89, of Fernandina Beach, passed away on Monday, May 30, 2011 at Baptist Medical Center - Nassau.

      Born in Reidsville, GA, he was the son of the late Milton and Leona Kennedy Jenkins. Growing up in the Reidsville / Collins, GA area, Mr. Jenkins served in the CCC before enlisting in the Army Air Corp. He served in the Pacific Theatre during WW II. In the mid 1940's, Mr. Jenkins moved to Fernandina and began working as a Mechanic at Container Corporation of America. He remained at CCA until retiring as a Supervisor in the mid 1980's.

      Preceding him in death is his wife, Connell Ward Jenkins.

      Mr. Jenkins leaves behind, two sons, Marvin P. "Mark" Jenkins, Jr. (Dale), Fernandina Beach, FL, Frank M. Jenkins (Sally), Metter, GA, a sister, Ronnie Powell, Collins, GA, four grandchildren, John Matthew Jenkins, Jr., Matthew Jenkins, Travis Jenkins, Tammy Lee and several nieces and nephews.

      Funeral services will be at 10:00 am on Saturday, June 4, 2011 from the graveside in Bosque Bello Cemetery, with Reverend Frank Camarotti, officiating.

      Mr. Jenkins will be laid to rest beside his wife.

      His family will receive friends on Saturday, from 9:00 am until the hour of service, at the graveside.

      Please share his life story at www.oxleyheard.com

      Oxley-Heard Funeral Directors

      Story created Jun 06, 2011 - 07:19:01 PDT.
    Person ID I6336  tng Genealogy

    Father Milton Harvey Jenkins,   b. 14 Sep 1887, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1968, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Leona Jane Kennedy,   b. 14 Jul 1891, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1959, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 22 Nov 1914  Reidsville, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1950  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Connell Ward,   b. 8 Sep 1927, Fernandina Beach, Nassau, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 2003, Fernandina Beach, Nassau, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1948  Nassau, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Living
    +2. John Andrew Jenkins,   b. 5 Dec 1950, Fernandina Beach, Nassau, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 2004, Fernandina Beach, Nassau, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)  [natural]
     3. Living
    Family ID F2460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Dec 1921 - Reidsville, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Reidsville, Tattnall, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1942 - Tattnall, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1948 - Nassau, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSSN issued - Bef 1951 - Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1994 - Fernandina Beach, Nassau, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 May 2011 - Fernandina Beach, Nassau, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S396] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Database online.
      Record for Marvin P Jenkins

    2. [S368] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, National Archives and Records Administration, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;), Database online.
      Record for Marvin P Jenkins

    3. [S344] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Database online. Number: ; Issue State: Georgia; Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Record for Marvin Powell Jenkins
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ssdi&h=90372166&indiv=try

    4. [S350] Florida Marriage Collection, 1822-1875 and 1927-2001, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;).
      Volume: 1165; Certificate: 4720
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=FLmarriageindex&h=1432247&indiv=try
      [ View marriage certificate]

    5. [S337] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Reidsville, Tattnall, Georgia; Roll: 386; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 59.0.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1930usfedcen&h=21638658&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]