Obit-Risner, Jasper

Mr. Jasper Leon (Lonnie) Risner, 71, of Liberty Hill died April  26, 2020, at his home.

Mr. Risner was born July 22, 1948, and served as a deacon at Liberty Hill Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by parents, Dave Risner Sr. and Margaret Cook Risner; brothers, Dave Risner Jr., Marvin Ray Risner, Charles Moorehead, Wilson Moorehead; and sisters, Virginia Brumit, Bessie Cook, Rilla Forrester, Dean Thurman and June Holt.

Graveside services were held April 28 at the Liberty Hill Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Liberty Hill Cemetery Fund, 357 Campbellsville Pike, Ethridge, TN 38456.

Carr & Erwin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include wife of 53 years Faye Risner of Liberty Hill; sons, Tony Risner, Terry Risner, both of Pulaski, Gerald Risner and wife Kym of Murfreesboro; daughter Vickie Ray and husband Chris of Spring Hill; sister Paulette Pinkelton Bass of Pulaski; grandchildren, Bridgette Risner, Colton Risner and wife Stephanie, Kirston Risner, Dakota Ray, Kaylee Ray, Mia Wright and husband Matt; and three great-grandchildren.

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