Mr. Tyrone Jenkins Sr

Mr. Tyrone Jenkins Sr., of Kemah, Texas peacefully passed away Saturday, April 8, 2017 at his home. He was born on November 30,1953 to parents Lee Gary Gaines Jr., and Georgia Lee Jenkins in Clarksdale, Mississippi.  Tyrone was raised in a loving home in San Bernardino, California by his grandparents Joseph and Alberta Jenkins.  A 30 year California State employee, Tyrone used his extraordinary communication and leadership skills as a Psychiatric Technician with the Department of Corrections.

He was preceded into eternal life by his parents (Lee and Georgia Lee) and brothers Rubin Donell Monix and Ollie Young III.  His legacy is cherished by his loving wife of 48 years, Linda Jenkins, aunts Floyree McGhee Mary McGhee and Mary Cooper, sons Tyrone Jenkins Jr., and wife Norka, Taj Andre Jenkins and wife Bonnie, Tiant Armand Jenkins and wife LeeAnna, sisters Judy Young, Joann Young, Sherry Shambee, Marshell Young, Charlotte Young, and LuJuana Goodlett, grandchildren Tyre Johnson, Tayler Jenkins, Nicholas Jenkins, Damien Campa-Jenkins, Desmond Campa-Jenkins, and Elodie Campa-Jenkins, and great grandchildren Valerie and Gracelynn Johnson.  13 nephews, 10 nieces and more than 20 grand-nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life will be observed Sunday May 7 at The Club at Riverstone 18353 University Blvd Sugar Land, TX 77478 from 18:00 – 20:00.


  1. I love you Uncle.

    Helena McGhee
  2. Pop, you may have departed physically but you are ever present Spiritually, you have not passed away, you have transitioned, on to the next level of Life, there is much more to be learned so your I know your time won’t be idle, while we remain we will exault you and elevate you into your position of Egun (ancestor). I ask that your love for us guide us through the present and unite us in the future.The richness of your legacy will remain forever alive. All love honor and respect to you, I love you! We will speak later.Ase’ it is done

    Tiant Jenkins
  3. Grandpa ! I hope you’re not partying too hard up there ! We miss you so come visit us in our dreams please … we know you’re ok but we still would love to see your face just one more time . I love you ! I love you ! I love you !

  4. You will be dearly missed but I will never forget the times spent with you, TyTy & the MG. My Condolences to Mrs Jenkins & the family.

    Playthell T. Marshall I
  5. To my Loving Family.God has another Angel to watch over us I love you you are A Loving Father,Husband,Grandfather great grandfather,You will truly be missed until we meet again I will always remember you for all you did and still do. MUCH LOVE…..YOUR BABY SISTER CHARLOTTE

  6. Man … I’ve never been to good when it comes to speeches but I would like to say a lil something on behalf of my uncle Ty… he was a picture perfect man dad friend husband uncle you name it… Between him & my own dad is what made me the strong man & father that I am today… I just wanna say thanks uncle Ty, You are truly missed ,forever loved ,& never forgotten 💯

    Billy McGhee

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