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