Michael David Jenkins

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Michael David Jenkins, 50, was born July 24, 1964, in Rector, Ark., and passed from this life on May 16, 2015 in St. Cloud, Fla. He was a 1982 graduate of Rector High School and attended Williams Baptist College in Walnut Ridge before moving to Florida.

He attended the Criminal Justice Academy and was employed by the Orlando Criminal Justice System. He was an avid Razorback and Cardinal fan and also enjoyed riding his ATV, hunting and camping.

Mike accepted Christ as his personal Savior at an early age and attended the 5th and Pine Church of Christ and the First Baptist Church of Rector. He is survived by his son, David Jenkins of St. Cloud, Fla.; his mother, Dorothy Jo Jenkins of St. Cloud, Fla.; his fiancÚ, Melissa Dawn Rhodes of St. Cloud, Fla. along with a host of family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jimmy Jenkins; paternal grandparents, Sam and Lois Jenkins and maternal grandparents, Jim and Dorothy Deniston.