Ernest Donald Brinson, age 72, of the Jennie Community near Lake Village, died Friday, October 25, 2013, at his home. He was born May 12, 1941 in Dunn, Louisiana, the son of the late Rev. Sam Brinson Sr. and Maudie Monroe Brinson and was a retired Air Conditioning, Heating and Electrical Contractor, an Army Veteran having served overseas in Germany and a member of Jennie Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 sisters and one brother. Survivors are his wife, Jeanette Williams Brinson of Jennie; a son, Jimmy Brinson of West Monroe, Louisiana; 2 daughters, Donna Pace and Melissa Brinson, both of Lake Village; a brother, Sam Brinson Jr. of West Monroe, Louisiana; 7 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 5 to 7 PM Saturday, October 26, 2013 at Bishop Funeral Home. Funeral services are 2:00 PM Sunday, October 27, 2013, at Jennie Baptist Church with Bro. Dennis Green and Bro. James Dykes officiating. Burial will follow in Jennie Cemetery under the direction of Bishop Funeral Home of Lake Village.