JERNIGAN russellMUHLENBERG COUNTY, KY - Russell Patrick Jernigan, 34, of Beechmont, passed away Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at the Muhlenberg Community Hospital in Greenville.

He was born April 25, 1978 and was disabled. He is preceded in death by his parents, Russell and Pat Carver Jernigan and a brother, Marty "Levi" Garrett.

Survivors include a sister, Wendy Jernigan McElvain of Beechmont, brothers, Sandy Garrett of Greenville and Curt Garrett of Belton.

Funeral services will be held Friday, May 25, 2012 at 2:00 PM at Tucker Beechmont Funeral Home in Beechmont conducted by Rev. Todd Cartwright with burial to follow in the Hazel Creek Cemetery in Belton. Visitation will be after 12:00 Noon on Friday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy to take the form of donations to the Russell Patrick Jernigan Memorial Fund, c/o Tucker Funeral Home, P.O. Box 548, Central City, KY. 42330

Online expressions of condolence can be made at

Posted on 2/2/14

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