|Birth: ||Mar. 18, 1935|
|Death: ||Apr. 2, 2004|
NOTE: SS Death Index shows DOB as April 20; Ancestry.com US Public Records shows DOB March 18; and obituary shows DOB as March 13.
Obituary via http://www.ancestry.com originally published in the Pine Bluff Commerical Newspaper published APRIL 9, 2004:
James Penister Jr.
March 13, 1935
April 2, 2004
James Penister Jr., 69, of Pine Bluff, died April 2 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.
He was born March 13, 1935, at Sherrill, a son of the late James Penister Sr. and Lula Bell Murphy Penister.
He was a machine operator for Bethlehem Steel Mill.
He was a Baptist.
Survivors include three sons, Earl Penister and James Penister III, both of Pine Bluff, and Cory Penister of Chicago; two daughters, Bernadine Gipson of Pine Bluff and Sandra Ester of Washington; one brother, Solon Rice of Chicago; three sisters, Mae Tolbert of Sherrill and Marie McCray and Faye Lee, both of Pine Bluff; 18 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff with the Rev. Alfredia Frazier officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Garden.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The family will be at the home of Rose Nesby, 2607 Colonial Drive.
Lula Bell Murphy Penister (1907 - 1997)
Mae Ella Penister Tolbert (1934 - 2007)*
James Penister (1935 - 2004)
William C. Penister (1939 - 2004)*
Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery
Created by: LC-NW
Record added: Aug 15, 2012
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To the father of a dear friend - rest in sweetest peace.|
Added: Aug. 15, 2012