James Cumberland Wisner

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James Cumberland Wisner

  • Birth 8 Aug 1907 Randolph County, Arkansas, USA
  • Death 28 Jan 1996 Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA
  • Burial Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 19993577


James C. Wisner

James Cumberland Wisner, 88, of 601-A Pauline St., Pocahontas, died Jan. 28, 1996, in Randolph County Nursing Home.

He was born Aug. 8, 1907, in Reyno, a son of the late James and Mary Robinson Wisner. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Alyus Going Wisner; three broth­ers; and five sisters.

While living in Memphis, he was a member and a deacon in Bellevue Baptist Church, a member of De Soto Lodge #299, the Scottish Rite, and a Shriner. He moved back to Pocahontas in 1989.

He is survived by his wife, Pauline Pratt Wisner of the home; one stepson, Bruce Pratt, of Atlanta, Ga.; and one stepdaughter, Sheri Pratt Carpenter, of Little Rock.

Funeral services were Wednes­day, Jan.31, in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home with Rev. Don Strait officiating. Interment was in Masonic Cemetery.

Pallbearers were McDowell Simington, Hugh Hightower, Eugene Thorpe, Mike Taylor, Archie Chesser and Robert Tindle.


James is my Granduncle by marriage.

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  • Maintained by: Melinda Cote'
  • Originally Created by: Shirley Goingღ
  • Added: 20 Jun 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19993577
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Cumberland Wisner (8 Aug 1907–28 Jan 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19993577, citing Masonic Cemetery, Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Melinda Cote' (contributor 47060113) .