LAWTON - Memorial service for Donna Gayle Jernigan was held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 1, 2018 in the Ferguson Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Kim Hayes officiating. Donna Gayle Jernigan, nee Pettijohn, passed away on July 27, 2018, at the age of 66 in her home in Ninnekah. She was born the daughter of Dale and Thelma Pettijohn on July 24, 1952, in Lawton. Donna graduated from Chickasha High School as salutatorian and went on to OCLA, Oklahoma State University, and The University of Oklahoma. She was a school teacher and an accountant. She was an avid baseball fan as well as a quilter and wool spinner and was accomplished at many other handy-crafts, but her true loves were her animals, who also loved her. Donna was preceded in death by both her parents. She is survived by her husband, Robert “Charlie” Jernigan, of the home; daughter, Lara Jernigan of Chickasha; son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Kellee Jernigan of Chickasha; brothers and sistersin- law, Clifford and Andrea Pettijohn of Chickasha and Richard and Janet Pettijohn of Chickasha; and other extended family and friends. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be donated to the Oklahoma City Animal Shelter, 2811 S.E. 29th, Oklahoma City, OK 73129.