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Cleo & Pearl Etta Stinnett
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27 Apr 1972 pg 5


Services were held Sunday, April 23 at 2:30 p.m. in the Van Alstyne Church of Christ for Cleo Stinnett, who died Thursday April 20, in a Sherman hospital.
Services were conducted by Welby Jackson and burial was in the Van Alstyne Cemetery under the direction of Grayson Funeral Home.
Mr. Stinnett was born Oct 23, 1907, in Collin County, the son of Alvin and Della StInnett.
In 1935, he married Pearl Etta Vester of Van Alstyne, who preceded him in death April 15.
Survivors include his father and sep mother, Mrs. Florine Stinnett of Van Alstyne; three brothers, Beverly Stinnett of Los Angeles, Calif., Ray Stinnett of Sherman and P.M.Stinnett also of Van Alstyne; one sisters, Mrs. Carrie Lue Franklin of Richmond, Calif., two stepchildren, Mrs. Euna Bell Geeterm of Louisville, Ky., and Early J. Rhyne of Dallas; eight grandchildren and several aunts and uncles.

Sherman Democrat
Monday, 17 April 1972

Van Alstyne - Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Church of christ in Van Alstyne for Mrs. Pearl Etta Stinnett, 63, who died at her home here Saturday.  Welby Jackson will officiate and burial will be in Van Alstyne Cemetery under the direction Grayson Funeral Home.
Mrs. Stinnett was born in Collin County Sept. 25, 1908, the daughter of Joe and Hannah Vester.  She attended school in Weston and in 1924 was married to James Rhyne.  She was later married to Cleo Stinnett of Van Alstyne.
Survivors include her husband of Van Alstyne; one son, Earl J. Rhyne of Dallas; one daughter, Mrs. Euna Belle Geeter of Louisville, Ky.; one brother, Willie Vester of Van Alstyne; and seven grandchildren.

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