James Douglas “JD” Pemberton

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James Douglas “JD” Pemberton

  • Birth 20 Jul 1889 Martin County, Kentucky, USA
  • Death 8 Mar 1971 USA
  • Burial Fort Gay, Wayne County, West Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 122778095

U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

Name: James Douglas Pemberton
Birth Date: 20 Jul 1889
RESIDENCE: Mingo, West Virginia
Birth: Inez, Kentucky
Roll: WW2_2240225

Source Citation: Roll: WW2_2240225; Local board: Mingo , West Virginia.

Big Sandy News March 18, 1971

PEMBERTON, James Douglas 1889-1971

James Douglas Pemberton, 81, of Route 1 Fort Gay, died Monday, March 8, in a Louisa hospital. Funeral services were conducted Thursday at 2 p.m. from the Big Hurricane Baptist Church with the Rev. John Simpkins officiating.
Burial was in the Christian Cemetery, route 1, Fort Gay.

Born July 20, 1889, he was a son of the late John and *Sarah James Pemberton. A retired coal miner, he was a member of the United Methodist Church.

Survivors include the widow, Mrs. Amy Varney Pemberton; three daughters, Mrs. (Nancy) Tom Little of Defiance, OH, Mrs. (Sarah)William Lee of Chillicothe, OH, and Mrs. (Susan)Aaron Robinson of Cincinnati, OH; and seven sons,(James) Woodrow Pemberton of Cleveland, OH, Whitely Pemberton of North Platte, NB, Jay Pemberton of Inez, KY, John C. Pemberton of Deviance, Okey Pemberton of Hartford, CT, Julius Pemberton of Sebring, FL and Watson Pemberton of Miami, FL.

Arrangements were under the direction of Young Funeral Home.

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  • Created by: Barb Tomblin Randolph
  • Added: 4 Jan 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 122778095
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Douglas “JD” Pemberton (20 Jul 1889–8 Mar 1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. 122778095, citing Christian Cemetery, Fort Gay, Wayne County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Barb Tomblin Randolph (contributor 47762767) .