David Lisenby

David Lisenby

May 25, 1947 - December 12, 2020
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Samuel David Lisenby, 73, of White Hall, died Saturday, December 12, 2020, at his home. He was born May 25, 1947, in Pine Bluff. He was retired from Pine Bluff Arsenal, and was a member of Claud Road Baptist Church, having more recently attended Central Baptist Church. He was a United States Marine Corps veteran who served in Vietnam, and was a member of the American Legion in White Hall.

He loved all sports, especially football and was a fanatic for his beloved Dallas Cowboys and Arkansas Razorbacks. For many years, he served as either a coach or umpire for youth football or Little League baseball in White Hall. He enjoyed serving his church and community by working elections, serving at the White Hall food pantry, or singing in the choir at church.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Emily Lisenby Howard; and three sisters, Verna Jean Skiffington, Annette Irving, and Linda Sue Young.

He is survived by his wife, Emily Lisenby; son, Todd Lisenby and wife, Mary; daughters, Angie Horne, Melissa Henley and husband, Stephen, Sonya Cunningham and husband, Marc, and Leticeia Farmer; a sister, Carolyn McClain; 16 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Live-streamed graveside services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, December 17, 2020, at Memorial Park Cemetery. Burial will be under the direction of Ralph Robinson and Son Funeral Directors.

The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 P.M. Wednesday, December 16, at Ralph Robinson and Son Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
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J. Homer Farmer

Posted at 10:58pm
David brought so many gifts to my life. I'll always remember him and how he always had some kind of joke he'd pull out of the air and tell you!

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Maretta Flumm

Posted at 04:46pm
Emily and family - I am so sorry for your loss. I just saw this. I just want you to know that is was always a joy to have David around at work! We worked together !! Maretta Flumm

Nan Johnson

Posted at 12:50pm
Emily and family. So sorry to hear of David’s passing. He loved to play dominoes at lunch with his co-workers. He was always so polite even on the bad days. His co-worker and friend Nan Johnson

Donna and family!

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We may not be there in person, but we are all there in heart. Love all of you!
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Posted at 02:00pm
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