Charles Douglas “CD” Jennings
July 30, 1944 - January 21, 2020
Charles Douglas “CD” Jennings, age 75, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Tuesday, January 21, 2020.
Born in Boissevain, VA on July 30, 1944, he was a son of the late Charles Arthur and Namree Helen (Ellis) Jennings. CD worked as an airport shuttle driver for Delaware Express and retired after 23 dedicated years.
He was a true outdoorsman, who loved hunting, fishing and working outdoors. CD enjoyed his daily visits to the Home Depot and talking to the employees. He never met a stranger and loved talking to everyone he met.
In addition to his parents, CD was preceded in death by his sister, Pat Hicks. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Judith Gail (Piechowski) Jennings; daughters, Gwen Emery (Ricky), Nancy Miller and Lynn Foote; siblings, Garnet Jennings, Yvonne Harter, Ronnie Jennings (Virginia), Billy Jennings and Ellen Louth (Charles); 6 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.
In memory of CD’s love for wildlife, memorial contributions may be made to World Wildlife Fund, P.O. Box 97180, Washington, D.C. 20090-7180.