Walter R. Jenkins, age 71, of Burns TN went to be with his Heavenly Father Thursday, July 16, 2020. He was born June 7, 1949 in Nashville, TN to the late Louis and Catherine Jenkins. Walter was a medic in the US Navy and was an avid golfer.

He is survived by his wife Cheryl Sinclair Jenkins; stepdaughter Lori (John) Hagewood; stepdaughter Michelle (Jason) Harper; brother Arnold (Mary) Jenkins; sister Melissa Jenkins; brother Dennis (Cindy) Jenkins; and grandchildren, Jonathan and Kathryn Hagewood, and Will and Abbie Clair Harper.

The family received friends from 3-6 p.m. Monday, July 20, at Harpeth Hills Funeral Home. A celebration of life graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 21 at Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens. The US Navy provided military honors.

Pallbearers serving were Mark Stromatt, Brian Slater, Brian Baker, Trent Jackson, Ronnie Mangrum, Jim Dreaden, and Woody Curtis Miller (AKA The Bellevue Mafia).

Arrangements by Harpeth Hills Funeral Home.

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