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Ruth Evelyn Jernigan

June 9, 1948 ~ November 1, 2021 (age 73)


Ruth Evelyn Jernigan, 73, of Dyersburg, Tennessee died on Monday, November 1, 2021, at her residence in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

Born Wednesday, June 9, 1948 in Dyer County, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Lloyd Hickerson and the late Bessie Tyner  Hickerson. Mrs. Jernigan was a retired employee of Dyersburg, Tennessee.

A family celebration of life service for Mrs. Jernigan will be held at a later date.

She is survived by two sons, Al Jernigan (Deborah) of Finley, Tennessee and Brian Kimbrell (Karen) of Tiptonville, Tennessee; two daughters, Pamela Moore (Steve) of Finley, Tennessee and Cheryl Kimbrell of Dyersburg, Tennessee; two nephews, Danny Hickerson and Lee Hickerson and one grandson, Dylan Kimbrell

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Odell Jernigan and one brother, Doug Hickerson.

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