Kenneth Lavern Jenkins, 73, Laclede, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at Boone Hosital, Columbia.
No services are scheduled.
Kenneth Jenkins was born January 22, 1939, in Brookfield. He married Shelia (Coram) Jenkins on September 17, 1976.
He worked for Brown Shoe Factory for several years.
Survivors include his wife, Shelia Jenkins, Brookfield; step-son, Art Sickler, Laclede; his son, Kenneth Ray Jenkins, Oklahoma; sister, June Sherman, Brookfield; and three brothers, Bill Jenkins, Laclede, Lester Jenkins, Jr., Hermitage, and John Jenkins, Richmond, Va.
He was preceded in death by his son, Robbie Jenkins; his father, Lester R. Jenkins, Sr.; his mother, Alvina Bertha Jenkins; and three brothers, Donnie, Thomas and Melvin Jenkins.