William Woodrow Lisenby
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.
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