WARREN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – John Anthony Jenkins, Sr., 62, of 1136 Clearview Street NW, Warren, Ohio, departed this life Saturday, at 8:30 p.m. at Continuing Healthcare Solutions of Niles, following complications from an extended illness.

He was born August 26, 1960 in Florence, South Carolina, the son of Cordie and Nancy Lou Grant Jenkins, Sr. residing in the area for eight months, coming from Buffalo, New York.

John was a self-employed carpenter for 25 years, before retiring in 2010.

He was an avid Buffalo Bills fan and enjoyed playing billiards.

He leaves to mourn three sons, Marcal Caryton of Buffalo, New York, John Anthony “TJ” Jenkins, Jr. of Warren, Ohio and Andre Reed Jenkins, Sr. of Niles, Ohio; one daughter, Ms. Janane Jenkins of Buffalo, New York; one brother, Cordie Jenkins, Jr. of Buffalo, New York; nine grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Cynthia Jenkins.

Private services were held Monday, November 7, 2022 at theSterling-McCullough Williams Funeral Home.

Condolences and cards may be sent to his sons, John A. Jenkins, Jr., 1136 Clearview Street NW, Warren, OH 44485 and Andre Jenkins, Sr., 683 Bellair Court, Niles, OH 44446.

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