Born 6-21-1936 -- Died 1-2-2005
Walter John Jenkins, 68, of Ash Flat, Ark., was born June 21, 1936, the son of Walter Gregory Jenkins and Gerarda Christina Terwolbeek in Bloem-fontein, South Africa and died Jan. 2, 2005, in Mountain Home.
He married Georgina Cochius on June 21, 1968, in South Africa. He worked as an auto technician and did auto restoration.
Survivors include his wife, Georgina; a son, John Garth Jenkins of Ash Flat; two stepsons -- Sidney Robert Adie of Clairmont, Fla., and Lindsay Vincent Adie of Ash Flat. A sister, Yvonne Carpenter of Durbin, South Africa; and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, David Gregory Jenkins.
A memorial service will be announced later by Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.