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Margaret Tharessa Whitaker Pennington
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Birth: Sep. 21, 1921
Monroe County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Sep. 6, 2009
Monroe County
Mississippi, USA

HAMILTON - Margaret Tharessa Whitaker Pennington, 87, died Sunday,Sept. 6, 2009, at Gilmore Memorial Hospital in Amory. She was born Sept. 21, 1921, to Tilman Whitaker and Lena Williams Whitaker in Monroe County. She was a lifelong resident of Monroe County and a member of Bartahatchie Baptist Church. She was a retired seamstress for Glen Manufacturing.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Tisdale-Lann Memorial Chapel in Aberdeen with Bro. George Collins officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.

Survivors include one daughter, Bettie Sue Light and husband, Raymond, of Hopewell, Va.; one son, Rayborn Pennington and wife, Barbara, of Hamilton; one sister, Lauferee Pennington of Hamilton; five grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 11great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harwood Pennington, and her parents.

Pallbearers will be Gregg Pennington, Randy Elton, Mike Goode, Chad Light, Robert Blair and Jay Lee Pennington.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

To sign the online guest registry and send condolences,
The Daily Journal, Tupelo, MS., 8 Sep 2009 
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  Harwood Pennington (1911 - 1986)
Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
Monroe County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Roy Howell
Record added: Feb 07, 2011
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Margaret Tharessa <i>Whitaker</i> Pennington
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