Dorothy Irene Pemberton, 82, of Kennett, formerly of Clarkton, Mo., died Monday, June 7, 2004, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.
Born Aug. 21, 1921, in Greenville, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Levi Harrison and Virginia Marler Birmingham.
On August 30, 1941, she married Leaman Pemberton, who preceded her in death on April 8, 1990. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Glenda Duffel; one grandson, Stephen Ray Pemberton and two brothers, Jesse and Kenneth Birmingham.
Survivors include one daughter, Helen Jackson, of Clarkton; one son, Harvey Pemberton, of Clarkton; two sisters, Eula Eckert, of Greenville and Helen Henson, of Piedmont, Mo.; two brothers, Lester Birmingham, of South Haven, Mich. and W.D. Birmingham, of Greenville; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Tuesday, June 8, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 9, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jack Allen officiating.
Burial will follow at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Clarkton.