Sarah Ann Jernigan

Sarah Ann Jernigan, age 88, of Franklin, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, at 1:30 p.m. at Oak Hill Senior Living Facility in Portland, Tennessee.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, Feb. 4 at Franklin Church of Christ with burial in Restlawn Memory Gardens in Simpson County.

Arrangements were under the direction of Gilbert Funeral Home.

Sarah was born Jan. 3, 1932 in Simpson County to the late Frank Starks and the late Annie Mae Link Starks. She was the wife of the late I.G. “Spud” Jernigan.

She is survived by three children, Jon Jernigan (Karen) of Memphis, Tennessee, David Jernigan of Franklin, Leann Moody (Jeff) of Franklin; grandchildren, Mark Jernigan, Andrea Jernigan, Adrianne Jernigan Glazer, Brent Jernigan; two brothers, Will Frank Starks of Huntsville, Alabama, Gene Starks of Franklin.

Sarah was a member of Locust Grove Church of Christ. She was a retired farmwife and a loving mother, grandmother.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Potter Children’s Home, 2350 Nashville Road, Bowling Green, Kentuckcy 42101 or to Foundation Christian Academy, 2480 Three Springs Road, Bowling Green, Kentucky 42104

Online condolences may be made at www.gilbert fhonline.com and obituaries may be viewed and shared on the Facebook page, Gilbert Funeral Home of Franklin, Ky.