Doris Folsom Jernigan
Doris Folsom Jernigan, 87, of Bridge City, died Sunday, June 14, 2009, in her home. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, at Mt. Pleasant Church of Christ in Shelby County. Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5-9 p.m., Wednesday, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange.
Doris was born on Oct. 23, 1921, in Center. She was the daughter of Nathan John B. Folsom and Sallie Ellen (Smith) Folsom.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Roby Calvin Jernigan; and sons, Guy Allen Jernigan and Rocky Dale Jernigan.
Survivors include her daughter, Patsy Ruth Bond and her husband Jimmy of Vidor; son, Roby Spencer Jernigan and his wife Myrna of Garrison; sisters, Stella B. Cobb of Houston and Arbell Reynolds of Frierson, La. She is also survived by her eight grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.