Published 2:43 pm Friday, March 26, 2021
Todd Wilson Jenkins, born on Aug. 16, 1969, passed away surrounded by family on Wednesday, March 24, 2021, after a short battle with cancer. He was born and raised in Bogalusa but was a resident of Watson. An employee of Turner Industries for over 30 years, Todd served as a supervisor at the Exxon-Mobile Finishing Plant of Baton Rouge. He was loved by many and took great pride in his work. An avid outdoorsman, Todd enjoyed hunting and fishing as well as his new passion for raising quail.
He is survived by his three children, Jeffery (Desiree) Jenkins of Mandeville, Tristan Jenkins of Watson, and Helaina Jenkins of Watson; his mother, Janice Jenkins of Bogalusa; two sisters, Sharon (Mark) McGehee and Sheila (Greg) Slaughter, both of Bogalusa; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Fenwick “Babe” Jenkins; paternal grandparents, Wilson and Georgia Jenkins; and maternal grandparents, Harold and Mable Thomas.
Visitation will be at Brown-McGehee Funeral Home on Sunday, March 28, from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Monday, March 29, at 11 a.m. with Bro. Lynn Martin and Bro. Jim Byrd officiating. Burial will follow at the Spencer Cemetery in Enon.
Pallbearers will be Cory McGehee, Blandon Slaughter, Clay Applewhite, Brennan Fucich, Walt Braud and Shawn Glover.