Wilkins was born in Centreville, NB, on August 1, 1949. He was the son of the late Gordon and Hilda (Johnston) Jenkins. Wilkins leaves behind his loving wife, Becky Jenkins (Cardwell); his daughters, Dawn Francis of Perth-Andover, NB, and Tina Tidball of Plaster Rock, NB; Becky's daughters, Shannon Lemieux of London, ON, and Alicia Melvin of Plaster Rock, NB; along with 15 grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews; his brother, Stephen Jenkins (Pat) of Moncton, NB.
Wilkins was predeceased by his parents; his son, Willie Jenkins; his sisters, Vera Everett and Jean Martin; his brothers, James Jenkins and Gary Everett.
Respecting Wilkins' wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral held.
For those who wish, memorial donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brunswick Funeral Home, Perth-Andover and Plaster Rock, NB.