|Birth: ||Mar. 6, 1929|
|Death: ||Oct. 22, 2006|
Arthur E. Pemberton, born to Art L and Fannie Pemberton March 6, 1929 in Muskogee, Oklahoma. He passed away Sunday, October 22nd, 2006 after a lengthy illness. Art moved to Oklahoma City in 1942. Graduated from Classen High School, 1947. Graduated from OU in 1951 with a degree in Accounting. Married the love of his life, Carol M. Cobb in 1955. Art belonged to the Young Men's Dinner Club, the Men's Dinner Club, Oklahoma Grocers Association, Confrerie de la Chaine des Rotisseurs. He was a longtime Elder, Endowment Fund Chairman, Church Personnel Committee member for First Presbyterian Church, active in Mobile Meals distribution. Art was a supporter of the Oklahoma City Zoo and a patron of the Arts in Oklahoma City, alumni of Phi Kappa Sigma fraternity at OU. Art loved food, fishing, hunting, entertaining, reading, world traveling, square and ballroom dancing. He had a wide variety of friends and will be missed for his charm, humor and friendliness. Art worked with his father at The Crescent Market and eventually owned and operated the Crescent Market, retired 6 years ago and passed the store to his son, Robert, fourth generation operator. He is preceded in death by father Art L. Pemberton and mother Fannie Pemberton. He is survived by wife Carol of the home, son Robert and his wife Beth and granddaughter Alexis. There will be a private graveside service with a Memorial Service to be held 2:00 PM, Friday October 27, 2006 at First Presbyterian Church. In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial donations be made to First Presbyterian Church.
Published in The Oklahoman on 10/25/2006.
Created by: Phil & Donna (Stricklan)...
Record added: Oct 25, 2006
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