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==

Name: Margaret E Quillin
Home in 1920: Atlas, Lauderdale, Alabama
Age: 1
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1919
Birthplace: Alabama
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Father's name: Wm H Quillin
Father's Birth Place: Alabama
Mother's name: Olive M Quillin
Mother's Birth Place: Alabama
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Sex: Female
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Household Members:
Name Age
Wm H Quillin 44
Olive M Quillin 34
Jannie A Quillin 15
Flavil A Quillin 14
Marvin A Quillin 12
Clinton O Quillin 10
Alice P Quillin 8
Wilbur C Quillin 6
Myrtle L Quillin 3
Margaret E Quillin 1

==1910 United States Federal Census about William H Quillen==

Name: William H Quillen
Age in 1910: 34
Estimated Birth Year: 1876
Birthplace: Alabama
Relation to Head of House: Son-in-Law
Father's Birth Place: Alabama
Mother's Birth Place: Alabama
Spouse's Name: Olive M Quillen
Home in 1910: Atlas, Lauderdale, Alabama
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
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Household Members:
Name Age
Elizabeth J Behel 56
Allen F Behel 20
Herschel G Behel 18
Charles L Behel 15
Berta B Behel 11
Angie D King 11
William H Quillen 34
Olive M Quillen 24
Eula B Quillen 7
Jennie A Quillen 5
Flavil A Quillen 4
Marvin A Quillen 3
Clinton O Quillen 8/12