Margaret E. Pennington Edit
(younger sister of Eula Beatrice Quillen Fred L Pennington married Eula's younger sister )Edit
Published: Wednesday, May 10, 2006 at 3:30 a.m. Last Modified: Tuesday, May 9, 2006 at 11:00 p.m.Margaret Elizabeth Amanda Pennington, 88, of Russellville, Ala., died May 8, 2006. Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at Spry Memorial Chapel.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 11, at Lime Rock Church of Christ, with burial in Lime Rock Cemetery, Tuscumbia. The body will lie in state one hour before the service.
Officiating at the funeral will be Brother Donald Waggoner, Brother Donald McGuire and Brother Wayne West.
She was preceded in death by husband, Fred L. Pennington; parents, William Henry Quillen and Olive Mae Behel Quillen; children, Jimmy Pennington, Robert L. Pennington; several siblings; and loving pet, Sandy.
Pallbearers will be grandsons.
She is survived by children, Jerry E. Pennington and wife, Alice, Russellville, Dale Pennington and wife, Barbara, Russellville, Freida Searcy and husband, Raymond, Tuscumbia, Denise Pennington, Greenwood, S.C., William "Bill" Pennington and wife, Earlene, Russellville, Leonard Neal Pennington, Russellville, Bobbie Ann Gilbert, Florence; sister, Lucille Stutts, Florence; brother, Cyrus Quillen, Florence; half sister, Bonnie Crunk, Huntsville; half brother, Harold Quillen, Florence; 33 grandchildren; 60 great-grandchildren; 46 great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
She was born April 7, 1918, in Lauderdale County. She was a loving mother and grandmother and a devoted Christian and member of Lime Rock Church of Christ. Her acquaintances, community and friends lovingly called her "Card Lady." She was a former employee of Russellville Flower Craft, where she had worked for 12 years before retiring.
Spry Memorial Chapel, Russell-ville, is directing.
==1920 United States Federal Census about Margaret E Quillin==
==1910 United States Federal Census about William H Quillen==