4/19/2019 4:00:00 PM William (Luther) Jennings III August 18, 1955 - April 16, 2019
DENVER, N.C. - William “Luther” Jennings III, 63, of Denver passed away on April 16, 2019 at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Good Samaritan Funeral Home, 3362 N Hwy 16, Denver NC 28037.
Grave side services will be held at 2 p.m. at Northlake Memorial Gardens, 1101 Alexandriana Rd., Huntersville NC 28078.
Luther was born in Charlotte, N.C. to Bill and Eloise Jennings on August 18, 1955. He married Janet McSwain Jennings on October 4, 1975 in York, S.C. He worked as a self-employed truck driver. He enjoyed life to the fullest. This included car/bike shows, fishing, being on the lake, buying/selling cars, anything pertaining to racing, and loving on all of his grandchildren.
Luther is preceded in death by both of his parents, Bill and Eloise Jennings; brother, Russell Jennings; and grandson, Carter Jennings.
Luther is survived by wife, Janet Jennings; daughter, Amanda Jennings Baucom; son, William Jonathon Jennings; daughter-in-law, Mandy Walker Jennings; sisters, Tina Lawing and Terry Setzer; brother, Gary Jennings; grandchildren, Heather Baucom, Kaitlyn Baucom, Kipton Jennings, Anna Jennings, Erin Jennings; and lifelong best friends, Tony and Susy Stillwell.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to Lawing’s Chapel Baptist Church, in memory of Carter Jennings. Their address is 4637 Lawing Chapel Church Rd., Maiden, NC 28650.
The family of Luther Jennings wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the Critical Care Unit staff at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, family and friends.
The Good Samaritan Funeral Home of Denver, N.C. is serving the Jennings family.