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Pinkston Pervis "Pink" Niswonger
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Birth: May 30, 1889
Millersville
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1974
Cape Girardeau
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA

The Southeast Missourian
Cape Girardeau MO
Aug. 14, 1974
Pinkston P. Niswonger, 326 Edgewood, 85 years old, died Tuesday morning in Southeast Missouri Hospital here. He had been in failing health since January.
Mr. Niswonger was born May 30, 1889 in Millersville. On June 18, 1927, he was married to Miss Ella Welker at Perryville.
Mr. Niswonger managed the former Jackson Hotel and also owned and operated a trucking firm in Jackson for a number of years. In 1931, he moved to Cape Girardeau and served with the Cape Girardeau Police Department for 17 years. He retired in 1959 from his job as a government meat inspector.
Surviving, his wife; three sons; two daughters; sister, Mrs. Ed Welker, Milton-Freewater, Oregon; 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.
The body is at the McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson, where service will be Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Dr. H. L. McClanahan, pastor of the Red Star Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau will officiate, and burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. 
 
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 Parents:
  Frances M. Niswanger (1866 - 1920)
  Mary E. Estes Niswanger (1862 - 1930)
 
 Spouses:
  Ella Eliza Welker Niswonger (1909 - 1991)
  Mary E. Godwin Niswonger (1892 - 1927)*
 
 Children:
  Belva Jean Niswonger Litzelfelner (1929 - 2009)*
  Melvin D. Niswonger (1930 - 1996)*
  Larry Dallas Niswonger (1937 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Curtis E. Rhyne (1880 - 1950)**
  Robert B. Rhyne (1883 - 1956)**
  Pinkston Pervis Niswonger (1889 - 1974)
  Mollie May Niswonger Baker (1891 - 1958)*
  Ode Otis Niswonger (1897 - 1959)*
  Ernest Truman Niswonger (1899 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery
Cape Girardeau
Cape Girardeau County
Missouri, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 12, 2009
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