Ricky Jernigan, gained his wings on December 18, 2020.
Ricky was born in Chicago, Illinois on February 18, 1958 to the union of the late Mary Alice and Robert Lee Jernigan. They were proud parents of a bouncing baby boy. Ricky's family showered him with unconditional love that he matched and returned.
Ricky was always available to lend a helping hand and rarely refused or denied anyone his help. Throughout life, Ricky was surrounded by those he laughed with, lived for and loved on.
Ricky leaves loving memories to be cherished by his loving sisters, children, nieces, nephew, aunts, uncles and cousins. Ricky was a beloved son, father, brother, uncle, nephew and cousin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mary and Robert Jernigan and his grandson, Brandon. He is survived by his 3 children, Bernice, Larvel and Ricky; 8 grandchildren, Dayquan, Shaquana, Jayquana, Tayquana, Davion, Ricky Jr., Rickia, 6 great grandchildren, 3 sisters, Ava, Laverne and Carolyn; nieces, great nieces, aunts, uncles cousins and his special friend, Loretta.
Ricky, you will never be forgotten. In our hearts you will remain. You will be dearly missed but, everyone of us knows that you will forever be present in our hearts and our memories. May God bless your soul and may you rest in peace until we meet again.