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.
To send an online condolence please visit the website: www.holcombebrothers.com