MANCHESTER – Funeral services for Mr. Lavon Blaine Jernigan, age 58, of Manchester will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, at Manchester Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at the funeral home. Mr. Jernigan passed from this life surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, October 17, 2020.
Lavon was born in Manchester on August 22, 1962, the son of Jerry and Sarah Jernigan. He loved to watch Atlanta Braves baseball and UT football games. He was a loving son, father, and grandfather.
Lavon is preceded in death by one brother, Gary Jernigan. He is survived by his parents, Jerry and Sarah Jernigan; two sons, Chris and Austin Jernigan; first wife, Delene Christian; one brother, Steve Jernigan; one granddaughter, Stella.