Robert Kenneth Jenkins, 89, passed away on Saturday, February 20, 2021, at Allegany Health Nursing and Rehabilitation.
Born on April 29, 1931, in Frostburg, he was the son of the late Albert and Alice (DeVault) Jenkins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, Emmagene Jenkins; and daughter Terry Rice.
Following graduation from Beall High School, Robert was employed by the Kelly Springfield Tire and Rubber Company. He was an avid hunter and especially enjoyed squirrel hunting. He loved baseball and played semi-pro ball. Robert was a member of the Maryland National Guard and in his spare time enjoyed watching westerns.
Surviving are daughters, Vicky Evans and husband William, Brenda Ruby and husband Andy, Roxann Rice and husband Randy and Robin Moore and husband Brian; grandchildren, Whitney Costello and husband Nicholas, Leslie Pace and husband Michael, Windy Yates, Derek Ruby, Colt Ruby and wife Tara, Randy Lee and wife Brandi, Scott Rice and wife Kim, Marissa Moore, Shane Baer and Aydin Moore; great-grandchildren, Alexis Gaughan, Kenly Pace, Cailyn Yates, Kelsey Yates, Adalynn Ruby and Grayson Rice; and sister Joanne Arnold and her children, Barry Arnold and Lisa Kessler.
Funeral services will be private.
Interment will at Frostburg Memorial Park.