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William Lisenby Funeral Services Today at Dix 

 William Woodrow Lisenby, 54,  Route 2, Mt. Vernon, died Saturday at 
Good Samaritan Hospital.

Funeral services were to be at 2 p.m. today at the Osborn Funeral Home 
in Dix with the Rev. Dale Brookman of Dix officiating.

Mr. Lisenby, a welder, was born July 28, 1911, in Princeton, Ind., the 
son of William Alfred and Addie (Yearwood) Lisenby.

He married LeEtta Leneave on March 12, 1948, in Morgansfield, Ky. He 
was a veteran of World War II and a member of the First Church of 
Nazarene in Mt. Vernon.

Survivors include:
His widow; five sons, Alfred, Paul, Edward, Wendell and Jimmy Lisenby; 
four daughters, Edith Klutts of Mt. Vernon, Vera Dunham of Des Plaines, 
Ill., Wanda and Reba Lisenby, both at home; two step-daughters, Mrs. 
Kenneth Tinsley of Mt. Vernon and Mrs. David Hager of New Athens; two 
brothers, Fordyce Lisenby of East Dundee, Ill., and George Lisenby of 
Woodstock; one sister, Mable Hunt of Woodstock and 15 grandchildren.

NOTE: Woodrow’s first marriage was to Leta Owens.


Monday, January 3, 1966
Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted by; Lori Lisenby Leonard
Relationship: Granddaughter

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