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Lenard Penter

Sunday, February 2, 2003

Lenard Edward Penter, 74, of Bay died Feb. 1, 2002, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical center in Jonesboro.

Born March 16, 1927, in Black Oak, he was a retired farm worker.

Survivors include his wife, Lola Penter; three sons -- Weldon Virgil Penter of Trumann, Milton Emit Penter of Bay, and Rayburn Loyd Penter of Mammoth Spring; two daughters -- Nancy Ellen Justice of Ash Flat, and Ruth Jane Owens of Bay; a sister, Virginia Loise Plunk of Marked Tree; four grandchildren; and several step-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse and Magnolia Penter; two brothers, and a sister.

The funeral was Feb. 4 at Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel in Paragould. Burial was in Pine Log Cemetery at Brookland.

Arrangements were under the direction of Mitchell Funeral Home Inc. of Paragould.