Ron Charles Jenkins, 74, of Norman, Oklahoma, passed away Wednesday, December 20, 2017. Ron was born January 4, 1943 in Muskogee, Oklahoma to R.C. and Marie Jenkins. Ron served in the U.S. Navy, being stationed in several different states including Hawaii, San Diego, and Alaska. He later attended and graduated from the University of Oklahoma.
While stationed in Hawaii, Ron met and married Linda Anne Hulley, of Long Island, New York, and they shared 50 wonderful years of marriage before she preceded him in death on March 19, 2015.
Ron was an active member of his Morning Star spiritual group. He enjoyed watching OU Football and staying active with walking and exercise, however, the most special moments were those spent with his grandchildren. He leaves wonderful memories with his family of their hiking and camping trips and many travels across the U.S.
Ron was a good dad and a great Papa. He will be missed by countless loved ones and friends.
Those surviving him are his daughter and son-in-law Valerie and Brad Adair and their children Britney and Ty Adair of Ft. Smith, Arkansas; his son Ben Jenkins; brother Carl Jenkins of Bartlesville, Oklahoma; and sister Linda Prendergrast of Lake Charles, Louisiana.
Viewing for Ron will be 5:00-8:00 pm Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Havenbrook Funeral Home in Norman. Burial will be 10:00 am Friday, December 29, 2017 at I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Norman, Oklahoma.
Online condolences may be made at havenbrookfuneralhome.com
Published on December 26, 2017