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Mr Thomas Holmes Jenkins

Mr Thomas Holmes Jenkins
  • November 14, 2016 - November 16, 2016
  • Fort Walton Beach, Florida

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Thomas Holmes Jenkins, born in Savannah, Georgia, to George H. Jenkins and Peggy Jenkins. Tom is survived by his loving wife of 36 years, Shirl Jenkins, his daughter Rita Ward, (Chris) of Nacogdoches, Texas, son Cam Jenkins, (Melissa) of Ellabell, Georgia, daughter Jill Zacher, (Matt) of Clark, Colorado; grandsons, Grayson Gentz, James Brooks, Colton Ward and Trent Jenkins. Also survived by his brother George Jenkins, (Martha) of Atlanta, Georgia,
Tom attended Savannah High School; he was an avid lover of all sports; he particularly enjoyed a good golf game. He also loved hunting and was a member of the White Oak Hunt Club in Crossett, Arkansas for 37 years.
Tom retired from Konica Minolta after 35 years of wonderful service in sales. Tom said for years that he would retire in Destin and in January of 2000; Konica Minolta created a position so that Tom could move from Houston, Texas to Destin. Tom received many outstanding awards from Konica Minolta and he was loved by all of his co-workers. Tom loved traveling and had a passion for playing golf with his buddies.
Tom was truly an outgoing individual with an amazing personality; he had many, many friends and will truly be missed by all.
There will be a Celebration of Tom's life Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Emerald Coast Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. The Family will receive friends, Friday, November 18, 2016 from 5:00 - 8:00 pm and Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.
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