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Abraham "Abe"

Abraham "Abe" Jenkins, Jr.

d. January 17, 2022

The family of Mr. Abraham Bill “Abe” Jenkins, Jr invite you to his celebration of life service which will be held on Saturday January 29, 2022 11:00am at St. Johns High School 1518 Main Road, Johns Island, SC 29455. Interment: Wesely U.M. Church- Johns Island, SC.

Abe was preceded in death by his mother, Georgetta Johnson Jenkins; his paternal grandparents, Esau and Janie B. Jenkins; and his maternal grandparents, Eva Middleton Geddis Johnson Rudolph, and Courtney Johnson.

Abe leaves behind to celebrate his life and continue his legacy - his loving and dedicated wife, Wanda Deas-Jenkins; his father, Abraham Bill Jenkins, Sr; his siblings: Kenneth Don Jenkins of Laurel, Maryland (Gail), Rev. DeMett E. Jenkins of Charleston, SC, and Lt. Colonel Brittiane V. Staton (Joseph) of Woodbridge, Virginia; his children; Renée D. Jenkins of Philadelphia, Pa, James D. Jenkins of Charleston, SC, and Jamaal R. Jenkins of North Charleston, SC; his step-children: Crystal Hillyard (Karlton) of Charleston, SC, Hope Buncum of Summerville, SC, Latrell Deas of Charleston, SC; his grandchildren: Alanna D. Jenkins, Jordan Jenkins, Malachi J. Jenkins; his step-grandchildren: Paris Chaplin , Chemera Wilson, Skylar Hillyard; his paternal aunts: Emily D. Smalls, Alfreda E. Jenkins, Loretta J. Saunders, Francena J. Buncomb, Emily Smalls and Elaine Jenkins Pearson, Ruth Givens; his maternal aunt, Bernice Hartfield; his uncles: Henry Leo Geddis, Earl S. Buncumb; Sister-in-Loves, Wilhemia Buncum, Mona Green Moore, Brother-in-Loves, Earl Hamilton (Desiree), Jackie Stanley (Barbara), William Buncum, Anthony Buncum (Beverly), Johnny Buncum;
Nieces, Geordon Jenkins, Janae Jenkins, Lily Staton; Nephews, Jaylen Staton and Kaleb Staton Cousins and a Host of Loving Family, Friends and Special Friends, Gwen Swimp, Kevin Hollingshed, Reggie Harrison, Brandon Upson, Joe Boykin, Pastor Thomas Dixon, Linda Ketner and Sheriff Kristin Graziano.

Viewing for Abe will be held on Friday January 28, 2022 at the Alfred Williams Community Center 4441 Durant Ave. N. Charleston, SC. from 5pm-8pm.

If you would like to make a donation in honor of Abe Jenkins Jr., please visit the link below. Thank you in advance for your support of the Progressive Club and your support of the continuation of Abe's legacy:

You can also mail a check addressed to The Progressive Club (Memo: Abe Jenkins) to: Progressive Club, PO Box 1782, Johns Island, SC 29457

Due to COVID-19 mask and social distancing are required.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Abraham "Abe" Jenkins, Jr., please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, January 28, 2022

5:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

Alfred Williams Community Center

Dorchester, SC

Mask are required . NO SITTING. Thanks per the family.

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, January 29, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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