Nancy E. Jernigan

  • Born: January 4, 1939
  • Died: October 21, 2017
  • Location: Jackson, Tennessee

Tribute & Message From The Family

Nancy was born on January 4, 1939 and passed away on Saturday, October 21, 2017.

Nancy was a resident of Jackson, Tennessee at the time of passing.

She married the love of her life, Lee E. Jernigan at age 16 and spent the next forty-nine years traveling the world with him as he served in the United States Navy and later as a devoted mother of six children.

She is survived by three daughters, Nancy Lea Jernigan (Melinda Skelton) of Jackson, TN, Janet Cupples of Oakfield, TN and Donna Costello (Vernon) of Waverley, TN; a daughter-in-law, LaNonda Jernigan of Jackson, TN a brother, Thomas Powell (Jane) of Germantown, TN and seven grandchildren Glenn Jernigan II, Zack Jernigan, Michelle Jernigan, Ray Costello, Amber Costello, Caz Hosaflook and Heather Hosaflook and four great grandchildren. SERVICES: A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, October 25, 2017 in the chapel of Arrington Funeral Directors with Jonah Luska officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Gardens.

The family is requesting that memorial contributions be directed to the Kirkland Cancer Center, 620 Skyline Drive, Jackson, TN 38301.