Willie " Pete" Jenkins, 78

Willie "Pete" Jenkins, 78, of Clayton, NC passed away Monday, May 9, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 1:00pm Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Mount Vernon Christian Church, Clayton, NC. There will be a visitation from 12:30pm to 1pm at the church. Burial will take place at Forest Hill Cemetery, Clayton,  NC.


Left to cherish his memories are spouse Mary Jenkins of the home; Children: Betty Cooper (Ronnie) Goldsboro, NC; Mary E. Smith (Terry), Garner, NC, Cynthia Grant and Katrina Wallace, both of Micro,NC, Roger L. Griffin, Clayton, NC, Willie Jenkins, III, Selma, NC, Andre' Mangum, Raleigh, NC, Tony Jenkins, Clayton, NC, Jonathan Jenkins, Smithfield, NC, Jimmy Jenkins and David Jenkins, both of Clayton, NC ; 29 Grandchildren and 22 Great- Granchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.


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  • Vicky Cousar Lee (Tuesday, May 10 16 05:06 pm EDT)

    Stay focused on the God who knows it all.God is our all and all.Vicky,Devon and Sierra

  • Sarah Dunn (Tuesday, May 10 16 11:22 pm EDT)

    Sorry to hear of your loss. My condolences and prayers are with you during this time. May God bless and keep you all in perfect peace at this time. Earth has no sorrows that God can not heal. Be
    blessed knowing that God is too righteous to make any mistakes and that He is too just to do any wrong. Peace be with you all.

  • Reverend Mary M. Heggie (Wednesday, May 11 16 09:01 am EDT)

    On behalf of the First Philadelphia Christian Center Church, we the pastor and disciples extend our deepest sympathy to Sister Cynthia, Sister Mary and Brother Travis. May the Lord continue to
    strengthen and comfort you as He alone can only do. Weeping may endureth for a night, but Joy comes in the morning! Be assured that your church family is holding you up in prayer.

  • Amy Holliday (Wednesday, May 11 16 10:01 am EDT)

    So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time.

  • Jerry Mangum (Friday, May 13 16 02:58 pm EDT)

    Mr. Willie," Pete" Jenkins thank you for your service to this great nation. We was honored and blessed to have known you. It was truly a blessing in our life. Gone but not forgotten the Mangum’s
    Family-Jerry Mangum

  • Jim Jenkins (Saturday, May 14 16 12:15 pm EDT)

    My thoughts and prayers are with the family. I did not know Pete, but worked with Mary for many years. A wonderful woman! RIP, Pete.

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