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Jeffrey Lee Jenkins

September 3, 1959 September 3, 2016
Jeffrey Lee Jenkins
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Jeffrey was born September 3, 1959 in the Dr. Mark Greer hospital, Vandalia, Illinois exactly 57 years from his birth. He was a former member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church where he was baptized and confirmed his faith in 1971. He graduated from Altamont Community High School with the class of 1974.

“Jethro” as his local nickname had been employed at the Goers Motor Sales in Altamont by his grandfather Werner Goers and worked with his uncle Lee Goers in the automotive industry. Jethro then moved to Florida where he was employed by the Bacardi Rum Distillery and then later for the Ray Mifflin Roofing Company for numerous years. He then returned to Altamont where he did odd jobs and was seen around town. He always wanted to be a friend to many people.



He is survived by his:

Step-Father and Mother: Kenneth Dean and Judy Elouise Goers-Oldham Altamont, Illinois

Brothers: James (wife, Melody) Jenkins
And their son Joseph Jenkins Lakewood, Illinois

Ricky (wife, Renee) Oldham
And their son Dalton Brazel Tower Hill, Illinois

Terry (wife, Becky) Oldham
And their children: Alli Kline, Emma and Jacob Oldham Newton, Illinois



He was preceded in death by His:

Father: Jimmy Dale Jenkins
Grandparents: Harold and Erma Jenkins and Hazel Durbin
Werner and Eleanor Duckwitz-Goers


Memorials they may be directed to the Effingham County Humane Society and or the Donor’s Choice.

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Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

7

Sep

6:00 PM 9/7/2016 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 9/7/2016 8:00:00 PM
Kull Funeral Home Altamont

114 West Washington Ave.
Altamont, IL 62411

Kull Funeral Home Altamont
114 West Washington Ave. Altamont 62411 IL
United States

Service

Wednesday

7

Sep

8:00 PM 9/7/2016 8:00:00 PM
Kull Funeral Home Altamont

114 West Washington Ave.
Altamont, IL 62411

Burial Services will be conducted at a later date in the Arborcrest Memorial Park Cemetery next to his grandparents.

Kull Funeral Home Altamont
114 West Washington Ave. Altamont 62411 IL
United States

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Effingham County Humane Society

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