Jerry Allen Jernigan, 60, died Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Peak Resources-Pinelake in Carthage. He was the son of the late Wayford Jernigan and Doris Stephens Penny and the husband of the late Dorothy Mae Herring Jernigan. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Wade Jernigan.
Final rites will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 19 at Worthington Funeral Home with Rev. John McPherson officiating. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, July 18 at the funeral home in Chadbourn. Interment will be in Whiteville Memorial Cemetery.
He is survived by three sons, Jeremy Carl Jernigan, Anthony Allen Jernigan and Sebastian Carl Jernigan, all of the home; two siblings, Gary Jernigan and Jason Penny, of Whiteville; and two grandchildren.