On Saturday evening September 7, 2019 the Lord called his angel, Marionetta Jernigan-Land to her heavenly home. Marionetta was born June 9,1956 in Norfolk, VA. She was the daughter of Hermeen Jernigan and Jack McCoy. Marionetta received all her former education in Norfolk, VA. She also worked many years as a food service worker for Norfolk Public Schools. Marionetta was a member of New Galilee Missionary Baptist Church but often worshipped at First Church of Christ Holiness Norfolk. Her hobbies included cooking, dancing at family gatherings, playing spades and many other card games.
She lives to cherish her memory; husband, Thomas Land; one son, Gregory Jernigan; three daughters, Sade`Land Cuffee (Eric), Sherita Land (Baron), and Ashley Young; siblings, Barbara Gary, Yvonne Buffaloe (Matt), Henrietta Richardson (Danny),
Loretta Rashad, Hermeen Jernigan Brodnax, Linda Jernigan McCoy, Christopher Jernigan, Sr., twelve grandkids and a host of nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.