LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Hundreds of firefighters gathered in Limestone County Wednesday to bid a final farewell to one of their own.
Darrell Jernigan passed away Sunday following a sudden illness. He was a member of the Owens Volunteer Fire Department, with a total of about 7 years service to the residents of Limestone County.
Firefighters from all over the area took part in the procession.
Jernigan leaves behind a wife, 3 children, 2 grandchildren and countless friends.
He would have been 46 years old today.