Published: 6/6/21

Jessica Gail Darnell passed away Thursday evening June 3, 2021, in Giles County. She was born on October 27, 1989 in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina and was 31 years old.

Jessica was a Pulaski native. She attended Martin Methodist and then she went on to receive her Doctorate degree from East Tennessee State University in Physical Therapy. Through her work as a Clinical Director at Benchmark Physical Therapy and involvement in the community, she touched thousands of lives. She was a friend to whoever she met. Jessica loved her friends, family, her fiancé Josh Duncan, and their 3 dogs. She will forever be remembered for her beautiful smile.

Visitation will be 3:00 until 6:00 Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home.

The funeral service will follow at 6:00pm Tuesday in the chapel of Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home.

The family suggests memorial donations be made to the Jessica Darnell Memorial Fund to establish a memorial within the community in her honor. c/o Bank of Frankewing  1671 W College St, Pulaski, TN 38478

She is survived by her;

Mother, Angie Sellers of Pulaski, Tennessee.

Father, Jeff Darnell of Pulaski, Tennessee.

Fiancé, Josh Duncan of Pulaski, Tennessee.

Sister, Becca Darnell of Pulaski, Tennessee.

Brother, Jairus Darnell of Pulaski, Tennessee.

Grandmother, Connie Gowan of Pulaski, Tennessee.

Several aunts, uncles, and cousins also survive.


Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements for Jessica Gail Darnell.