Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)


April 2, 2013

William Farris "Buddy" Pennington


04/02/13 — Buddy Pennington, 61, of Grayson, died Monday, April 1, 2013, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.

He was born June 22, 1951, a son of the late Harlan James and Opal Blankenship Pennington.

He was a boilermaker with Local No. 105 of Piketon, Ohio, and of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his wife, Melissa (Meyer) Pennington; two sons, Jamie and Tyler Pennington of Willard; two daughters, Dee Dee Calderon of Lexington and Kelsey Pennington of Willard; two sisters, Elma Gay (Jack) Maggard of Grayson and Carolyn Sue (Eugene) Seagraves of Willard; and three grandchildren, Justin Loving and Kyle and Heather Fannin.

Funeral services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Sparks Funeral Home in Grayson by Delmar Rogers, minister. Burial will be Friday, April 5, 2013, at the Point Isabel Cemetery near Felicity, Ohio.

Visitation will be Thursday, April 4, 2013, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

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