James Arthur Lisenby
James Lisenby, 85, Dies Early Today; Rites Saturday
James Arthur Lisenby, a resident of Lowry Nursing Home for the past
three years, died at 2:30 a.m. today in Good Samaritan Hospital at the
age of 85 years, eight months, and nine days. He was a retired farmer of
the Dareville area.
Funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Pulley
Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Leslie Elliott officiating. Burial will be in
East Salem cemetery.
The body will lie in state at the Pulley Funeral Home where friends
may call after 4:00 p.m. Friday.
Mr. Lisenby was born Mar. 28, 1882, in Jefferson County, the son of
James A. and Flora (Short) Lisenby.
He was married to Viona C. Taylor, who preceded him in death in 1961.
Survivors include a son Charlie A. Lisenby of Marion, Ind.: a
daughter, Mrs. Pauline Ruth Rose of Orange Park, Fla.; two sisters, Mrs. Nelle
King of Mt. Vernon, and Mrs. Stella Humphrey of Benton; and two
Thursday, December 7, 1967
Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted by: Lori Lisenby Leonard
Relationship: GG Niece