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M. P. Pannell

Death 2 Nov 2012 (aged 100)
Burial Walnut, Tippah County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 100094208 · View Source
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Walnut, MS - M. P. Pannell, 90, died Friday, November 2, 2012 at the VA Hospital in Memphis. He was born June 14, 1922 to the late Mancel and Mary Lela Pickens Pannell. He was a member of Thrift Haven Baptist Church in Memphis and attended Community Pentecostal Church in Walnut. He served in the US Army during WWII and received a Bronze Star Medal, the Purple Heart Medal, EaMeto Medal and a Good Conduct Medal. He was an Automobile Body Repairman.

Services will be at 1:00 pm, Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at Community Pentecostal Church with Bro. Roger Dale Wilbanks officiating. Burial will be in Community Pentecostal Church Cemetery with Military Honors.

He is survived by six daughters, Margie Mink, Loretta Bressler (Tim), Beverly Ladato, and Pam Putt (Tim) all of Southaven, MS, Stephanie Hall (Mark) of Mtn. Home, AR, and Mitzey Sanders (Andy) of Calico Rock, AR; four sons, Steven Pannell (Gayle) and Dennis Pannell, all of Memphis, Tracy Pannell (Sherry) of Brighton, and Junior Pannell (Susan) of Gainsville, MO; two sisters, Jettie Wilbanks of Corinth and Mary Lee Jones of Walnut; one brother, Mack Pannell (Leon) of Walnut; thirty-two grandchildren , thirty great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Jason Mink, David McIntyre, Josh Harris, Matthew Fitzgerald, Dalton Boyd, Ray Warren, Joey Latham, and Eric Conrad. Honorary Pallbearers will be Sean Pannell and Tim Conrad.

He was preceded in death by two wives, Lydia Pannell and Maxine Pannell; one son, Odell Porterfield; his parents; two grandchildren, Addison and Kimberly; two sisters and six brothers.

Visitation will be from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm Monday, November 5, 2012 at Ripley Funeral Home. Body will be at Community Pentecostal Church by 12:00 Noon Tuesday.

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  • Created by: Mavis Clemmer
  • Added: 3 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100094208
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for M. P. Pannell (14 Jun 1912–2 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100094208, citing Community Pentecostal Church Cemetery, Walnut, Tippah County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Mavis Clemmer (contributor 47091146) .