Marionetta Jernigan Land

Sunrise: June 9, 1956

Sunset: September 7, 2019

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.

No Public Viewing Memorial Service WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Thursday, September 12, 2019 11:00am Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 W. Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523

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    Frances L.Dixon says

    To Mr.Chris Jerigan
    We the Greeters Ministry
    send out our Prayers and Condolences to you and your family.May God wrap you in his arms. as you grieve. and say goodbye to your Love One. knowing that God. will take care of you in your time of sorrow.

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    Tina Corbett says

    To the Land Family, I send my condolences, prayers and love to you all in this time of sorrow. Tensy as people called her was fun, loving, caring but most of all the life of the party. She had a heart of gold with her warm spirited heart. She will be missed but her memories live forever. Love you Tensy. May you Rest In Heaven.

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    Arlethia Sharpe says

    To the Jernigan and Land family, my sincere condolences to you and may God, give you peace, comfort and strength πŸ™πŸ½πŸ™πŸ½

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    Sherry Lewis says

    Prayers of comfort πŸ™πŸΎfor the Land and Jernigan family. Marionetta, I will miss you dearly, we had a brief, but close friendship. You’re in peace nowπŸ˜‡. God’s Blessings to the family.

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    Denise Land says

    My condolences. I absolutely miss her and I know she is enjoying her new heavenly home. She was so sweet?!!

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