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Nelle (Lisenby) King

Nelle V. King, 104, Jeffersonian Nursing Home and formerly of 213 S. 
Second St., died at 8:05 p.m. Jan. 22, 1989, at the nursing home. 
Mrs. King was born Aug. 5, 1884, in Jefferson County, a daughter of 
James A. and Flora (Short) Lisenby. July 25, 1923, she married Richard 
King, who died Feb. 2, 1965. 
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hughey Funeral Home with Mike 
Sheets officiating. Burial will follow in East Salem Cemetery. 
Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. 
Mrs. King is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Joe (Isabel) Gaunt of Mt. 
Vernon; two grandchildren, Joe Gaunt Jr. and wife, Dorothy, of Woodlawn 
and Mrs. Norman (Phyllis) Murphy of Mt. Vernon; six 
great-grandchildren; 14 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. 
Mrs. King was a member of Meadowbrook Christian Church, 
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; one daughter, 
Pauline; two infant sons; four brothers; and two sisters.

Date: DOD: 22 Jan 1989
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News 
Submitted by: Lori Lisenby Leonard 

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