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Richard Wient Jenkins

March 9, 1957 ~ January 19, 2019 (age 61)

Richard W. Jenkins, 61, of Duluth, GA passed away on January 19, 2019.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. David Lyle officiating.

Mr. Jenkins, a native of Westchester, PA, was a defacto Shriner.

He is survived by his daughter, Kristi Dawn (Maite) Jenkins of Ft. Collins, CO; father, Jim Jenkins, Jr.; mother, Grace Jenkins; significant other, Loretta Vachon, all of Duluth, GA; step-children, Kristofer Tamplin of Gainesville, GA and Angeleigh Paolini of Dacula, GA; sisters, Elizabeth Jenkins (Erik) Nijkamp of Woodland Park, CO, Mary Louise Jenkins (Mike) Johnson of Stockbridge, GA and Kimberly Garcia of Norcross, GA; brother, James (Allison) Jenkins, III of Lawrenceville, GA; nephews, Erik Nijkamp, Nick Nijkamp and James (Megan) Jenkins IV; niece, Jenna (Zac) Jenkins.

In lieu of flowers, make donations to the Yaarab Shrine Center, 400 Ponce de Leon Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30308, (404) 872-5818, or your town's local food bank.

The family will receive friends Saturday, January 26, 2019 from 10:00  - 11:00 a.m. at Bill Head Funeral Homes & Crematory, Duluth Chapel, (770) 476-2535. 

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