Carolyn Christine Godwin Jernigan, 76


DUNN — Mrs. Carolyn Christine Godwin Jernigan, 76, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2019.

Carolyn was born May 26, 1943, in Harnett County, the daughter of the late William Sion and Velma Christine Core Godwin. Carolyn was also preceded in death by her son, Terry Jernigan; and grandson, Kristopher Jernigan.

Carolyn was a member of Spring Branch Church and held several different offices with the Keenagers group at Spring Branch Church. She was also a member of the Spring Branch Choir and the Wednesday morning Prayer Band. A funeral service will be held 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, at Spring Branch Baptist Church with the Rev. Michael Worley officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.

Carolyn is survived by her husband, Felton Jernigan Sr.; son, James Felton Jernigan Jr. of Wilmington; grandson, Phillip Jernigan of Dunn; and great-granddaughters, Layla Jernigan and Alyssa Jernigan. Carolyn also had five sisters and six brothers.

The family will receive friends from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the church prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to Spring Branch Baptist Church, 2391 N. Spring Branch Road, Dunn, NC 28334.

Arrangements are by Skinner & Smith Funeral Home.


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