Dencil L. “Leon” Jenkins, 78, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. He was a resident of Indianapolis.
Survivors include his wife, Lillian Jenkins; a son, Dale (Pamela) Jenkins of Indianapolis; two daughters, Rita VanHooser of Acworth, Ga., and Diana (Jim) Stigall of Indianapolis; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Ted and Elbert “Red” Jenkins, both of Indianapolis.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harlin and Roxie Asberry Jenkins.
A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 7602 Madison Ave., Indianapolis. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.