First Posted: 1/15/2009
Mary Davis Penny, 72, of Greenville, died Thursday.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Arlington Boulevard Baptist Church. The graveside services will be held at 4 p.m. in the New Hollywood Cemetery in Lumberton.
Penny was a native of Robeson County, and moved to Greenville in 1949. She was a member of the Arlington Boulevard Baptist Church.
Surviving are her husband, Aaron Elwood Penny; three daughters, Gwendolyn P. Masters and her husband, Robert, both of Snow Hill, Barbara B. Elks and her husband, William, both of Greenville, and Denette P. Fitzpatrick and her husband, Daniel, both of Sanford; two sons, Earl Elwood Penny of Goose Creek, S.C., and William C. Penny of Wilmington; a sister, Jackie D. Hollingsworth of Raeford; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at Wilkerson Funeral Home in Greenville.
Memorials may be made to the Arlington Boulevard Baptist Church Building Fund, 1007 W. Arlington Blvd., Greenville, N.C. 27858.