|James R. "Fergie" Jenkins, age 66 of Abingdon, died at 4:24 pm Sunday, October 21, 2012, at his home.
He was born on January 11, 1946, the son of Virgil and Betty (Fulton) Jenkins. He had been married to Connie Whitaker, Linda Anderson, Carol Bargar and Denise Edmonson.
Jim is survived by one son, Donnie (and Debbie) Jenkins of Sunnyvale, California; three grandchildren, Jaden Jenkins, Callum Jenkins and Kieran Jenkins; one sister, Cynthia Dowell of Granbury, Texas; two brothers, Tony (and Linda) Jenkins of St. Augustine and David Jenkins in Missouri; several nieces and nephews; his stepchildren, Rhonda Wynkoop, Tamra Frye, Toni Swing, Jim Lavender, Mike Bargar, Ron Folger and Jeff Folger; and several step-grandchildren and their families.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother-in-law, Bob Dowell.
He had lived in the Abingdon area most of his life. He was a self-employed laborer. His hobbies included fishing, hunting, and enjoying the great outdoors with family and friends.
Cremation will be accorded. Memorial service will be announced at a later date. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Abingdon Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.