A celebration of the life of longtime Southeast Alaska resident Bill Jenkins will be held Aug. 11, 2001, at Sandy Beach near Petersburg.
Jenkins died Jan. 10, 2001. He was born May 10, 1947. He was known to many for his easy smile and quick wit, his family wrote. He was well-educated and served his country in the military but he considered his greatest accomplishment his daughter, Amelia.
Jenkins is survived by many friends and family members.