Phyllis Ann Pemberton

Monday, November 17, 2014

Phyllis Ann Pemberton, 59 of Bono, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at her residence. She was born Sept. 23, 1955, in Dixie to the late Albert and Lola Henderson Chadwick. Phyllis was a member of the Shepherd's Heart Church and the spiritual guide and backbone of the family. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister.

She is survived by her husband, Robert Pemberton; her children, Lori Ann Church (Rod) of Paragould, Dennis Lee Sairls (Becky) of Brookland, Christopher Allen Sairls of Bono, Melissa Ann Pemberton of Newport, Michelle Lea Pemberton of Bono, Joshua Scott Leach (Ashley) of Brookland, Emily Nicole Pemberton and Trinity Grace Pemberton, both of Bono; three brothers, Harold Chadwick (Selma) of Bono, Phillip Chadwick (Sharon) of Little Rock, Jeffrey Chadwick of Bono; two sisters, Joyce Robins of Lake City and Linda Canamore (Melvin) of Jonesboro; 18 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by an infant son, Seth; a brother, Larry; two sisters, Wilma and Patricia.

A celebration of her life was held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 14, at Gregg Funeral Home in Monette with Pastor James Strait officiating. Burial followed at Monette Memorial Cemetery.

The family received friends from noon until time of service at the Gregg Funeral Home in Monette.

Honored to serve as pallbearers were Brandon Sairls, Cade Burrow, Eric Chadwick, Xavier Foster, David Chadwick and Robert Clark. Honorary pallbearers were Kamden Sairls, Hunter Leach, Rod Church, Jason Church and Brian Hamby.