Rev. H. Ray Jenkins of Fayetteville


Rev. H. Ray Jenkins of Fayetteville, Ga., age 68, passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2016 in Mobile, Ala.  He was born in Mobile, Ala. on March 1, 1947 to the late H. Ray Jenkins, Sr. and the late Minnie Wood. He was a US Navy Veteran. He was married to his high school sweetheart, Pam Turner Jenkins, in July of 1968. He pastored and served on the staff at churches in Georgia, Alabama, Florida, and Louisiana.  He was a full time evangelist for the last 20 years. His passion was sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ with people “where they are, as they are.”  At the time of his death, he was in Mobile for a Mardi Gras outreach.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, daughters Susan (Allen) Rietz of McNairy County Tennessee, and Sara (Curtis) Kratz of Kinston, N.C., grandchildren,  Albert Rietz, Emma Kratz, and Elizabeth Kratz; sister, Patsy Lee of Sun City Center, Fla. and brother, Larry (Barbara) Jenkins of New Port Richey, Fla.  

A memorial service was held on Monday, February 15th at McDonough Road Baptist Church in Fayetteville, Ga.  Donations may be given in memoriam to the Missions Fund at McDonough Road Baptist Church, 352 McDonough Rd, Fayetteville, Ga. 30214.