Toney Lane Jenkins

May 1, 1958February 3, 2013

Toney Lane Jenkins, 54, of Dallas, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at Gaston Memorial Hospital with his loving family by his side. He was born in Gaston County and was preceded in death by his father, Frank Jenkins and his adoptive parents, Rev. Walter and Virginia Jenkins Eades. Mr. Jenkins was a graduate of East Gaston High School, was a truck driver for many years and was last a driver for ADS Trucking Company, former Fire Chief of the Spencer Mountain Road Volunteer Fire Department and attended Maiden Church of God. Mr. Jenkins is survived by his wife, Rita Price Jenkins; mother, Doris Iverson of Stanley; one son, Phillip Jenkins and wife Amber of Gastonia; one daughter, Stephanie Jenkins of Gastonia; one step-son, Jeffrey Autry of Gastonia; one granddaughter, Ryleigh Autry; one brother, Frank Jenkins of Dallas; three sisters, Rhonda McPeters of Dallas, Sheila Webb and husband Jeff of Belmont, Annette Iverson of Stanley. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at Dallas Funeral Home, 212 W. Trade Street, Dallas. Celebration of Life Service will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Maiden Church of God, 107 N. 3rd Avenue, Maiden with Rev. David Price officiating. Graveside services will be 4:00 p.m. Wednesday at Long Creek Memorial Cemetery, Dallas. Memorials may be made to Maiden Church of God, 107 N. 3rd Avenue, Maiden, North Carolina 28650 Online condolences may be made at: Dallas Funeral Home is serving the Jenkins family.


  • Visitation Tuesday, February 5, 2013
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, February 6, 2013

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stacy jenkins

February 13, 2013

To my Family, Toney will be missed always, and my heart will be saddened for Rita and her family. I pray GOD gives them the strength they need to get through these sad times


February 13, 2013

I miss you, Brother-In-Law. And I will love you always And my Husband Frank is heartbroken without you.

February 6, 2013

To Frankie Jenkins and the entire family of your beloved one. I am deeply
saddened and very sorry for your lose. May your faith in God as your creator and Jesus Christ,your Lord and Saviour get you through this time of sadness and sorrow. God Bless each and everyone of you.
Rose Mathews

February 5, 2013

We are both sad and sorry to hear of Toneys passing away.

~Sandra,Gene,Amanda Pillow

Mr. & Mrs. Tom Evans

February 5, 2013

Our heart and prayers go out to you Rita and to the family during this difficult time. Jesus promised to never leave us nor to forsake us, He'll be there every step of the way. God bless you!

Joan Ball

February 5, 2013

I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Chief David Flanary SMRVFD

February 5, 2013

On behalf of SMRVFD our thoughts and prayers go out to Toney's family.

Chief Jeff Cash

February 5, 2013

On behalf of the members of the Cherryville FD, know that our thoughts and prayers are with each of you! God Bless!!

Rose Autry

February 5, 2013

Praying for friends to comfort you,
faith to uphold you,
and loving memories
to help you smile again.
Tony will truly be missed

February 5, 2013

were sorry for the lost of another jenkins.but he is in Heaven with Archie and Doris,and his Moma and Daddy. love RICKY and SISSY JENKINS