Donald L. Jennings, Jr., 82, of New London passed away on Thursday, October 19, 2023, at the New London Specialty Care Center in New London.
Donald was born on October 4, 1941, in Mt. Pleasant, the son of Donald James and Pauline (Charbonneau) Jennings, Sr. He grew up on the family dairy farm and attended Mt. Pleasant High School. Donald enjoyed working on tractors, landscaping projects of all kinds and welding.
He is survived by his sons, Don (Tammy) Jennings III, of Stockport, Chance O’Conner of Lakeland, Florida, Mike (Wendy) Jennings of Mt. Pleasant and Marc Jennings of Mt. Pleasant, eight grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild, two sisters, Peggy Jennings of North Carolina and Denise (Ron) Archer of Mt. Pleasant, along with his extended family in Louisiana.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Gary Jennings and a sister, Katherine “Kay” Piscia.
Cremation has been entrusted to the care of Murphy Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant. No services are being planned at this time.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.murphyfuneralandmonuments.com Murphy Funeral Home of Mt. Pleasant, is caring for his arrangements.