Rains Co. Cemeteries of TX
Submitted by Elaine Nall Bay
Rains Co. Leader
July 3, 1986
Services for Rev. Vernon C. Fenter, 74, of the Woosley community were held at 2 p.m. Monday in the Woosley Baptist Church with Rev. Ray Bay and Rev. Loyd McKinney officiating.
Mr. Fenter was born Oct 5, 1911 in Rains Co. to Frank and Rena Prince Fenter. He died Saturday at Green Acres Nursing Home in Emory.
He married Rubye Williams Lunsford on Sept 30, 1934 in Woosley. He was a retired farmer and minister, having served churches in Hunt, Rains, and Hopkins County for over twenty years. He was a Baptist.
Survivors include his wife; three brothers - Irwin Fenter and Douglas Fenter, both of Point, and Leon Fenter of Greenville; four sisters - Janie PEarl Shelton and Joyce TUrner, both of Point; Audry Chaistain of Little Rock, Ark. and Lawana Haynes of Quinlan.
Pallbearers were J.W. Ragan, James Ragan, Dan Redding, Jeff Williams. Honorary pallbearers were Jimmy Shedd, T.L. Wilson, Les Dickens, L.F. WIlson, Clyde Passons and Roy Prather.
Burial was in the Woosley Cemetery under the direction of Tapp Funeral Home of Sulphur Springs.