A Celebration of Life for Donald Columbus Jenkins, 59, at 11:00 AM , Monday April 17, 2017, at St. John Baptist Church, 1244 Big Four Corners Rd., Jeanerette, LA (Four Corners). Minister Shawn Ledet, will officiate the service. Interment will follow in St. John Church Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 9:00 AM, Monday at the church prior to the services. Donald was born July 14, 1957 In Lafayette Louisiana to the union of the late Clarence Jenkins, Sr. and Louisiana Isadore Jenkins. He was a 1976 graduate of Jeanerette Sr. High School. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, one brother, James Jenkins; his grandparents, Junius and Charlotte Isadore and Henry and Mary Jenkins; a brother-in-law, Timothy Berry, Sr. and a sister-in-law, Hattie Jenkins. Donald peacefully passed away on Saturday, April 8, 2017 in Lafayette, LA following a lengthy illness. Donald leaves to cherish his memory, one daughter, Kindra (Kirk) Sparrow, three grandchildren, Tevin Harris, Bobby Jones and Breanna Jones, all of New Iberia, LA; his siblings, Cora Wiggins of Port Arthur, TX, Lou Ann Berry and Lawrence Jenkins, both of Jeanerette, LA, Joseph (Pamela) Jenkins of Baton Rouge, LA, Clarence Jenkins, Jr. of Houston, TX and Bessie Marie Torres and Patrick (Carolyn) Jenkins, both of Albuquerque, NM, one uncle Carlton (Melba) Isadore of Port Arthur, TX and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. View the obituary and sign the guest book online at www.carneyfuneralhome.net. Carney Funeral Home, 602 North Pierce Street, Lafayette, LA, (337) 235-9789, is in charge of arrangements.
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