Funeral service for Mr. Darrell E. Jenkins will be conducted 3PM Friday, August 16, 2019 at Florence Memorial Gardens & Masoleum Chapel, 3320 South Cashua Dr., Florence. Entombment will follow directed by Smith Funeral Home of Florence, LLC.
Mr. Darrell E. Jenkins was born on September 16, 1973, at Fort Riley Army Bases in North Central, Kansas to John and Hester Jenkins. He transitioned on Tuesday, August 13, 2019.
Darrell attended the Public School System in New York and South Carolina earning an Associate of Arts Degree from the University of Phoenix to which he went on to gain numerous computer certifications to help in his work with IT Support.
Darrell was baptized at New Ebenezer Baptist Church in Florence, South Carolina under the leadership of Reverend Dr. Norman Gamble and also enjoyed worship service at New Zion Baptist Church in Florence, South Carolina.
Darrell enjoyed spending time with family: watching Harry Potter and Star Wars movies with Giana; motorcycle riding with his best friend, Omar Young; helping others with computer issues (especially the elderly), taking photos of family and friends; listening to music; and dee-jaying with his cousin, Robert Harrison, Jr. He especially enjoyed his conversations with Marquell discussing different small businesses, sharing memories, inspirations, and laughter.
Darrell was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Monroe and Bessie Jenkins of Saint George, South Carolina and maternal grandparents, Charles and Mae Majette of North Carolina; two uncles, James Cobb and Marion Edwards; and one aunt, Brenda Jenkins;
Darrell is survived by his loving soul mate, Tiesha Giselle Jenkins and three children; Marquell D. Green, Giana Monai Jenkins and bonus child, Khalil T. Green; forever loving parents, John Jenkins of Saint George, South Carolina and Hester Jenkins of Florence, South Carolina; his first baby girl and his loving sister, Tara (Brent) King of Florence, South Carolina; his loving brother, Terrell (Denise) Jenkins of Columbia, South Carolina; loving little sister, China Jenkins of Brooklyn, New York; one sister in love, Chaniece Collins of Columbia, South Carolina; four wonderful nephews, Chad T. Dubose, Akir Wilson, Skylar Jacobs and Uzziah Twitty; five amazing nieces, Taren C. Dubose, Taijah Rebekah Cade-Jenkins, Tariana Marie Jenkins, Taniya Cyvon Jenkins, and Naylah McGowan; very special uncles and aunts, Monroe (Bubba) Jenkins, Elizabeth Cobb, Willie James Jenkins, Bertha Edwards, Robert (Ernestine) Harrison Sr., Pastor Frank (Patricia) Toney and loving cousins, Antionette (Tellis) Green, Lakeshia (Montreil) McFadden, Darlene Edwards, Donald Carson, Kristopher Thomas, Kimani Ukiah Green, Kaleshia Ukyria Green, Jordan Keona McFadden, JaMaiyah Kalise McFadden, Montreil “DJ” McFadden and Simone Wendi Jenkins; and a host of other family; friends; and co workers that he loved dearly.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM at 1100 S. Edisto Dr., Florence
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