We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Midstate Cremation & Funeral Service
Asheboro- Roger Lee Jernigan Sr, 67, passed away Monday, September 5, 2022 in Albemarle, NC. Born April 1, 1955 in Florida, he was the son of Albert Jernigan Sr and Gladys Bowman Boone.
Roger was a member of Grace Baptist Temple Church where he served as a brother in Christ. He was an avid bird lover, and enjoyed fishing the most. To know Roger is to love him; he enjoyed making others laugh and happy. He always thanked God for his daily bread every meal and was grateful for his family every day. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his grandson, Nelson “Boo” Goins.
Roger is survived by his children, Roger Lee Jernigan Jr, Mechelle Pruitt and her husband Keith, Dewayne Jernigan; step-son, Calvin C.C. Page and his wife Candace; grandchildren, Riley Pruitt, Garrett Pruitt, Keaton Pruitt, Hayden Jernigan, Landon Jernigan, Wes Page and Cali Page; great grandchildren, Aiden Goins, Nevaeh Goins and Lennox Pruitt; and his siblings, Norma Jean Greene, Lucy Cassidy and her husband Melvin, Diane Locklear and her husband Wayne, Albert Jernigan Jr, James Jernigan and David Jernigan.
A visitation will be held from 1:00-2:00pm on Monday, September 12, 2022 at Grace Baptist Temple Church, 6120 Us Hwy 220 S, Asheboro, NC 27205 with a service to follow after. Burial will be held in the church cemetery immediately after the service.
The family wishes to give special thanks to the staff of both Stay Well Center of Asheboro and Hospice of Stanly and Uwharrie.