Mr. Lessie Abell Stennis

Funeral Services for Mr. Lessie Abell Stennis were held at 11 a.m. on February 22 at Mt. Pisgah M. B. Church. Pastor Donald Bryant officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Mr. Stennis was a retired machine operator and a member of Mt. Pisgah M.B. Church in Preston. He died February 13 at the Winston Medical Center in Louisville. Survivors include his wife, Carrie Stennis; sons, Anthony and Christopher Wayne; sisters, Velma Weeks, Thelma Gregory, Freddie Hmpton, and Corevia Miller; brothers, Ernest, Jessie Adell, Guy Marshall, and Warren; 5 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews. Williams and Hampton Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements