Jessie Pernell Floydada – Jessie Pernell, age 85, of Floydada passed away Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, in Lubbock. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at the City Park Church of Christ in Floydada with Pastor Levi Sisemore officiating. Interment will follow at the Dougherty Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home in Floydada. Jessie was born on Sept. 16, 1928, in Dickens County to Monroe and Chlora (Lewis) Pernell. He was married to his loving wife Donna for 65 wonderful years. He worked in the cotton ginning business up to this last season. Jessie was involved in his family's sports events. He was an active member of the City Park Church of Christ in Floydada. Jessie is survived by his wife, Donna Pernell of the home; two sons, Rick Pernell and wife Donna of Lubbock, Randy Pernell and wife Denise of Dougherty; a daughter, Nona Pernell of Brownfield; seven grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; one brother, Tommy Pernell and wife Norma of Abilene; and one sister, Irene Thomas of Ft. Smith, Ark. Memorials may be made in Jessie Pernell's name to: Hospice of Lubbock, P.O. Box 16800, Lubbock, Texas 79490; Floydada Senior Citizen, P.O. Box 573, Floydada, Texas 79235; Dougherty Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 2, Dougherty, Texas 79234; City Park Church of Christ, 505 S. 5th St, Floydada, Texas 79235. Online condolences may be made at www.moore-rose.com.
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329 West California Street
Floydada, TX 79235
Published in Plainview Daily Herald from Feb. 9 to Feb. 10, 2014