Roy J. Jarnigan, age 78, of Thorn Hill, passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2020. He was a longtime member and deacon of Bridgeport Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Cecil Jarnigan; brothers, Johnny, Charles, and James Jarnigan; and infant daughter, Brenda Jarnigan.
Roy is survived by his loving wife, Imogene Jarnigan; sons, Roger (Donna) Jarnigan, Michael (Cindy) Jarnigan, Joey Jarnigan; daughter, Sheila (Oakley) Dalton; brothers, Bryant Jarnigan of Morristown and Jerry Jarnigan of Knoxville; sisters, Kay Williams of Springdale, Mary Baker of Tazewell, and Pauline of Morristown; grandchildren, Shannon, Josh, Weston, Trevor, Holly, Taylor Ellison, A.J., Krissy Dalton, Chloe, Maci, and Brenna; special grandchild, Preston; 16 great-grandchildren; and special friend, Curtis Atkins.
Family will receive friends on Saturday, November 14, 2020, from 5-7pm at Smith-Reagan Funeral Home with a funeral service to follow at 7pm with James Long officiating.
A graveside service will be 2:00pm, Sunday, November 15, 2020, at Dalton Cemetery in Thorn Hill.
Pallbearers: Shannon Jarnigan, Trevor Jarnigan, Mikey Ellison, Josh Bell, and Jeremy Harrell.
Honorary Pallbearer: Preston Jarnigan
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