Rev. James Earl Chesney Jr.
Knoxville - Rev. James Earl Chesney Jr. was born in Knoxville on November 2, 1951 and departed this life on June 7, 2021 at home.
Preceded in death by father, James Earl Chesney Sr. and mother, Mildred Wilson.
He leaves to mourn his departure, faithful wife, Glenda Chesney, who became his primary care giver in his later years; brother, Jack (Patricia) Chesney; sister, Virginia Chesney; children, James Mitchell Chesney, Ignacita Moore, Ikeko (Charles) Bass, and Tomaki Moore; ten grandchildren; one great child; special friends, Clarence Crippen, a very devoted friend for over 48 years and Clarence Hall who shared 20 plus years in ministry in Southeastern KY, and a host of family and friends.
Family will receive friends, 11:30 - 12:30 p.m., Monday, June 14, 2021, at Jarnigan's Chapel; funeral service, 12:30 p.m., Rev. John Jordan, Officiating.
Interment Sherwood Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements by JARNIGAN & SON MORTUARY www.jarniganandson.com
Published by Knoxville News Sentinel from Jun. 7 to Jun. 11, 2021.