John R. Jenk­ins, sales­man

The Washington Post Sunday - - LOCAL OPINIONS -

John R. Jenk­ins, 67, a for­mer Alexandria, Va., res­i­dent and sales­man for what then was Stan­ford Pa­per Co. in Washington, died June 2 at a health-care cen­ter in Par­adise, Calif. The cause was lung can­cer, said a son, John J. Jenk­ins.

Mr. Jenk­ins was born in New­port News, Va., and moved to the Washington area in 1966, be­gin­ning his ca­reer at Stan­ford Pa­per as a stock boy. Later, he be­came a pa­per sales­man to mag­a­zines and other publi­ca­tions. Af­ter leav­ing the com­pany in 1995, he moved to Arkansas and then to Chico, Calif.

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