FENTER, Mrs. Billie of Rockdale. Age 50. Died 7/8/1983 (Friday) in Seton Hospital in Austin. Services held (Sat.) in Phillips & Luckey Funeral Chapel, Rockdale. Burial in IOOF Cemetery. Rev. Donald Box, pastor of St.John's United Methodist Church of Rockdale, officiated.
She was BORN 7/18/1932 in Dennis, the daughter of Arthur A. & Jewell Rose Pearson. She lived in Rockdale for the past 9 years, coming from Houston. She owned the Fashion Corner, a ladies' dress shop, in Rockdale. Established the business in downtown Rockdale 5 yrs. ago and moved the shop to a shopping plaza only 2 weeks prior to her death. Married Bill Fenter on 7/17/1954 in Rockwall. Member of St.John's United Methodist Church of New Sarpy, LA.
SURVIVORS: Husband, Bill of Rockdale; 2 sons, David and Randy Fenter, both of Houston; 2 daughters, Joyce Fenter of Texas City and Rhonda Fenter of Austin; parents, M/M. Arthur A. Pearson of Hugo, OK.; sister, Ruth Warren of Ft.Worth; 7 grandchildren.