FLETCHER Memorial service for Michael Jenkins, 43, Fletcher, will be at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at the Fletcher Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Billy Harmon, officiating.
Burial will be at the Fort Sill National Cemetery, Elgin, under direction of the Fletcher Funeral Home.
Mr. Jenkins passed away Friday, July 27, 2018, in Ninnekah.
Michael Allen Jenkins was born May 7, 1975, in Lawton, to Woody and Kathy Jenkins. He attended Fletcher High School where he had a passion for baseball in which he excelled. He graduated in 1993. He married Heather Lee Mahaffey and they had a son, Stephen Lee Jenkins. He later in life married Crystal Ward and together, they had a son, Brayden Jenkins. Michael joined the Army in 2000 and served his country in Iraq with his unit, Apha Battery 1-17 FA Apache Warriors, until being honorably discharged in 2005.
He is survived by his father, of Indiana; his brother, William Jenkins, Lawton; two sons: Stephen Jenkins and his wife Kelsey, Fletcher, and Brayden Jenkins, Lawton; four beautiful grandchildren whom he adored: Ayson, Lilleigh, Clayton, and Bowyn; a niece and nephew and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother and his grandparents.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Fletcher Funeral Home, 410 W. Cole Fletcher, OK 73541, to help with final expenses.
An online guestbook is available at FletcherAndElginFuneral.com.