Ronald M. Jenkins “Jinx”, 75, passed away on June 15, 2019 at North Kansas City Hospital surrounded by his family.
Ron was born in Buckner, MO to Charles and Mary Alice Jenkins. He was an only child and graduated from Ft. Osage High School apart of the class of 1962. He served in the U.S Army for two years. He was a private pilot and his love of flying was enjoyed for many years.
Ron retired from Delta Airlines after 32 years. He retired from U.S Dept. of Homeland Security TSA after 10 years. He was a blood donor before his illness and is a donor after his death.
Ron was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife, Beverly. Between them there are 6 children, Ron L. Jenkins, Tiffany & Russ Hightower, Christy & Greg Morrell, Brandon McDaniel & the late Carol Ann McDaniel, Neele & Billy Lichner and Charles & Jennifer Jenkins; 8 grandchildren, Emah, Makenzie, Hannah, Darius, Avonlea, Sierra, Christopher, Andrew and Kylee. He also leaves behind many Great-Grandchildren, friends and other family members who will all truly miss him.