Name: Georgia JERNIGAN
Given Name: Georgia
Change Date: 19 APR 2009
Dunn Daily Record
Birth: 20 AUG 1912 in Johnston County, North Carolina
Death: of Congestive Heart Failure 8 MAR 2006 in Harnett County, North Carolina
Burial: 9 MAR 2006
Occupation: Sales Clerk/Clothing Store
Georgia Jernigan Weeks, 93, of Dunn died Wednesday morning, March 8, 2006, at Britthaven of Harnett after a period of declining health. She was born in Johnston County on Aug. 20, 1912, to the late Willie Carson and Lessie McLamb Jernigan. She graduated from Benson High School in 1933. She was preceded in death by sisters, Daisy Jernigan Wood and Louise Jernigan Guill; and a brother, John Robert Jernigan.
She married Jesse Almon Weeks on Easter Sunday, April 16, 1933, in Dillon, S.C. After raising her children, she worked and retired from J.C. Penney?s in Fayetteville. Mrs. Weeks was a longtime member of First Baptist Church of Dunn and even in declining health, listened to the weekly Sunday morning broadcast on the radio. She also was a faithful member of the Hoe ?n Grow Garden Club.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Skinner & Smith Funeral Home by Dr. Len Keever. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery.
Survivors include a son, Ray A. Weeks and wife Joy of Dunn; a daughter, Joyce Weeks Wade and husband Jim of Dunn; a granddaughter, Elizabeth Campbell Brown and husband Billy of Pittsburgh, Pa.; and great-grandchildren, Catherine Campbell Brown and Harris Brown, both of Pittsburgh.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m. at Skinner & Smith Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 309 W. Broad St., Dunn, NC 28334. Condolences may be sent to www.skinnerandsmith.com.
Father: Willie Carson JERNIGAN b: 8 MAR 1885 in Cumberland County, (Harnett County,) North Carolina
Mother: Lessie May MCLAMB b: 11 AUG 1889 in Cumberland County, (Harnett County,) North Carolina
Jesse Almon WEEKS b: 2 AUG 1910 in Harnett County, North Carolina
16 APR 1933
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