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J. B. Jenkins Funeral Home, Inc.

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  • AT THIS TIME FLOWER DELIVERY IS NOT GUARANTEED - Call florists directly for delivery timeframes.
  • DUE TO COVID-19, APPOINTMENTS ARE NOW REQUIRED - For handling any funeral related arrangements.
  • STREAMING AND VIDEO SERVICES ARE NOT GUARANTEED - We will do our best to provide courtesy streaming for visitation and funeral services held in our chapel.

We will STRICTLY enforce the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) guidelines.  J.B. Jenkins will not allow more than 48 people in the chapel during any type of service. We also ask that you not linger in the lobby before or after a service.

Thank you for helping us keep everyone as safe as possible!


Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the owner and staff of J.B. Jenkins Funeral Home ask that you exit (or, not enter) the establishment if you exhibit the following symptoms:

Runny nose; Sore throat; Cough; Fever; Difficulty breathing

Please take no offense if we feel you pose a threat to our health and we ask that you leave. Our goal is to keep you safe as well as our staff. Thank you.

  • Our chapel and associated areas are cleaned and disinfected following each service in accordance with applicable guidance from the CDC and MDH. Please be patient if you arrive early for a service so we may perform this important safety task.
  • After providing services in our business office and associated spaces (includes individual arrangement rooms), we clean and disinfect the area in which services were performed in accordance with applicable guidance from the CDC and MDH.
  • Our entire facility is professionally sanitized and cleaned weekly.

For more information about COVID-19, please visit


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Our website is updated Monday - Friday between  8:30AM & 5:00PM

Welcome to the Jenkins Funeral Home website, serving families in the Greater Washington DC community. We value our reputation for providing the highest quality funeral services, with the personal attention and professionalism to help your family through this difficult time.

The professional staff at Jenkins Funeral Homes, Inc. is committed to providing dignified, respectful and compassionate assistance to every family. Recognizing that each family is unique, our staff provides personalized assistance to create a meaningful service that honors the life and memory of your loved one.

We are a full service funeral home with a focus on traditional service offerings, including: • Traditional funerals • Memorial services • Graveside ceremonies • Military services • Basic and full service cremation options • Collaboration with other funeral homes • National and International Shipping• Pre-planning

Please browse our website to find additional information about our staff and services as well as other resources to help you in your time of need. You can also reach us any time, day or night, in Maryland at 301-322-2300; and in DC at 202-882-8800. Our hours of operation for the business office in Maryland are: Monday - Saturday 8:30am-5:30pm. DUE TO COVID-19, APPOINTMENTS ARE NOW REQUIRED FOR HANDLING ANY FUNERAL RELATED ARRANGEMENTS.  Sundays, open for scheduled services and appointments only. Hours of operation for the business office in Washington, DC are: Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:30pm, Saturday 8:30am-4:00pm, Sundays please call for an appointment.  

Important Policies to Note:

  • Involving J.B. Jenkins, Inc. in the initial planning of your funeral is critical. To ensure maximum quality assurance to each family we serve, we must limit the number of services held per day. With this is mind, we ask that you refrain from scheduling travel, or other logistics until your funeral date has been confirmed with our office. 
  • We accept the following forms of payment: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Cashier's Check, Money Order, Certified Check (and Personal Checks when received 3 full business days prior to the date/time of scheduled service)

* As we strive for excellence your cooperation is appreciated in adhering to these important policies

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

As our community is taking steps to deal with the coronavirus (COVID-19) and as a critical service provider, we have prepared information to help you through this process.