July 12, 1912, Pocahontas, Arkansas.

January 25, 1989, Austin, Texas.

Austin Memorial Park Cemetery, Austin, Texas.

A 1935 graduate of Abilene Christian College (now Abilene Christian University), Lemmons became a Church of Christ minister. He served in Tipton, Oklahoma (1935-43) and at the Central Church of Christ, in Cleburne, Texas (1943-55). He edited the Firm Foundation in Austin, Texas (1955-83), and the periodicals Action and Image, and was actively involved in overseas missions, especially in Africa. His works include:

  1. Jesus Is Patiently Waiting