Charles “Pinky” Edward Fentress

Barry | Monday, November 22 2010

Charles “Pinky” Edward Fentress, 73, passed away at 9:10 am Monday November 22, 2010 at Hannibal Hospital.

He was born on December 5, 1936 in East Alton, the son of Willie Bond & Ruby (Willoughby)  Fentress.

He owned and operated Charles Fentress Construction until he retired.

He is survived by two sons, Joseph Fentress of California and Matthew Fentress of Wisconsin; two daughters and a son-in-law, Ruby & Raymond Mesecher, and Tammy Stephens, all of Griggsville, IL; 9 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren; two sisters, Roberta Fillinghim and Mary Gold, both of East Alton.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Friday November 26, 2010 at Staten-Fine Funeral Home in Alton.

Cremation rites will follow.

Memorials may be made to the family.

Online tributes and guest book may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Staten, Fine & Burke Funeral Home

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