Reported by: Mark Martin
Videographer: Mark Martin
September 22, 2013
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He was once an athlete.
Later he coached.
He also found time to umpire and keep stats. He helped run press rooms for state tournaments and press boxes for football games.
In other words, Wilbur Jenkins was always involved with sports some how, some way.
Sadly, one of the area's well-known sports fixtures has died.
Jenkins passed away on Saturday..
A proud graduate of South Charleston High School, among his coaching ventures during his lifetime was working as the head girls basketball coach at Riverside High School and as a football coach for Elkview Middle.