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Theron Stanley Pounds, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 3, 1920
Death: Oct. 7, 1986

Theron Stanley Pounds Sr., 66, of Booneville, died Tuesday, Oct. 7, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Booneville after brief illness.

Services were Thursday, Oct. 7, at 4:30 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Booneville with the Rev. William V. Kemp, assisted by the Revs. Charles Potts and E. S. Furr, officiating. Burial was in Booneville Cemetery. Salts Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Pounds had been the owner of Service Insurance and Pounds Realty in Booneville since 1947, and was a retired employee of the U. S. Postal Service where he had worked for 32 years. He was a graduate of Mississippi State University and a veteran of World War II where he served as a major in the Marine Corp.

Mr. Pounds had been a member of the Board of Directors of the Peoples Bank and Trust Company in Tupelo for 17 years. He also served on the Executive Committee, Insurance Committee, Loan Committee, Trust Committee, Budget Committee and Audit Committee.

He was a member of the First United Methodist Church where he was a past chairman of the Board of Stewards and past chairman of the Finance Committee. He was a member of the VFW and the American Legion, a Mason, and a former member of the Rotary Club.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Lucille Pounds; two sons, Stan Pounds of Booneville and Jim Pounds of Jackson, Miss. ; four sisters, Mrs. Ortha Long, Mrs. Opha White and Mrs. Marie Gullett, all of Booneville and Mrs. Betty Crawford of Farmington, Mich.; one brother, Billy Pounds of Columbus, Miss., and three grandchildren.
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 Parents:
  Seth William Alexander Pounds (1888 - 1959)
  Warnie Elvira Wroten Pounds (1891 - 1953)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucille Watson Tays Pounds (1924 - 1998)
 
 Children:
  Saundra Ellen Pounds Smith (1946 - 1971)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ortha Ione Pounds Long (1911 - 2003)*
  Opha Pounds White (1913 - 1999)*
  Oswald C. Pounds (1915 - 1975)*
  Marie Pounds Gullett (1918 - 2004)*
  Theron Stanley Pounds (1920 - 1986)
  Thedrall E. Pounds (1922 - 1946)*
  Kenneth Lee Pounds (1925 - 1969)*
  Betty Pounds Crawford (1927 - 2012)*
  Billy D. Pounds (1930 - 2016)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
A Loving Husband, devoted father, loyal friend
 
Burial:
Booneville Cemetery
Booneville
Prentiss County
Mississippi, USA
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Created by: Panola County Gal
Record added: Dec 13, 2004
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Theron Stanley Pounds, Sr
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Theron Stanley Pounds, Sr
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Salute To Our Veterans Who Sacrificed So Much For So Many. Forever In The Loving Arms Of Our Heavenly Father.
- Sue Moore-Hardy
 Added: Jan. 30, 2014
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