We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Evins Funeral Home
David Louis Jemison of Modesto, California was 83 years of age
when he completed his life’s mission of winning souls to Christ!
David was born September 20,1937 in Canonsburg, Pa. A son of
the late David and Mariah Jemison of Westland Pa.
Reverend Jemison spent well over 50 years spreading the gospel
of Jesus Christ. He served as a Pastor of the Mt Olive Baptist
Church in Midland, Pa and led Prison ministries from Pittsburgh, Pa
to California. His missionary trip to Africa with other ministers
around the country was considered one of his proudest
accomplishments where over 11,000 souls were saved.
David departs the lives of his wife Marie Jemison, his sons David
Jemison, Mark (Selette) Jemison, daughters Rose (Richard)
Mcintosh. Lynn Law Lewis (Rudolph), Carol Patterson (Raven),
Diane P. Carter (JL) & Cheryl P. Ellicott (Bruce), predeceased sons
Paul and Mike Patterson.
The fruit of his 38 grandchildren and great-grandchildren are spread
throughout the United States.
David departs (sisters) Freda Kemp and Annie Lee Graves. He will
now rest in peace with siblings Joseph, Samuel Jemison, Rose
Marie Wallace, Mary Ella Kemp & Frances Jemison Johnson.
While David Jemison has gone home, we rejoice knowing “To be
absent from the body is to be present with the Lord.”
A virtual Memorial Service is Scheduled for September 18, 2021.
More details will follow.