William Kent Pemberton, 57, of Wadeville, passed away June 9, 2021.

A graveside service was held June 13.

He was a Montgomery County native born to Mattie Bell Lilly Pemberton and the late John Robert Pemberton Sr. He was preceded in death by his father.

Survivors include his mother, Mattie Bell Pemberton of the home; sisters, Doris Bowden, Shelia Stokes, Karene Chambers, Ernestine Medley and Jacqueline Watkins, all of Mt. Gilead; brothers, Cecil Lilly of Wadesboro and John Robert "JR" Pemberton Jr. of Mt. Gilead.