Jennie Penland

Age: 89
Address: Horton Creek Community
Date of Death: Monday, September 30,  2013
Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home

Details:  Jennie Penland of Horton Creek joined Jesus and her heavenly family Monday, September 30th at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine.
     A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Cheet and Texie Robinson Holcombe and the wife of Brooks Penland who passed away in 2007.  She was also preceded in death by brothers:  Lester, Liston and Charles Holcombe.
     Surviving are a son, Donald Penland and wife, Brenda; and a grandson, Darren Penland and wife, Rica, all of Burnsville; and 4 sisters:  Eloise Austin of Burnsville, Grace Deweese of Kannapolis, Mildred Haas and Georgia Sherlin and husband, Jim, of Arden.
     Funeral services will be held at 7:30 PM Thursday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home.  Grandson, Darren Penland will officiate.  A graveside service will be held at 10:30 AM Friday in the Academy Cemetery.
     The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:30 PM Thursday prior to the service at the funeral home.
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