Eula Mae Tussey Pennington - 1916-2007

Eula Mae Tussey Pennington, 91, of Grayson, Ky., passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007, at her residence.

She was born July 31, 1916, in Grayson, a daughter of the late Charles Bellew and Inez Tussey.

She was a homemaker.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles E. Pennington.

Her survivors include four sons, Charles “Woody” Pennington and John Warren Pennington, both of Ashland, Ky., Jarrel Teddy Pennington of Flatwoods, Ky., and James Linzy Pennington of Ashland; four daughters, Mary Gertrude Freholm of Flatwoods, Brenda Susan Pennington of Winchester, Ky., and Ruby Gaye Pennington and Karyl Ann Pennington, both of Grayson; 13 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be at noon Saturday, Oct. 6, 2007, at East Carter County Memory Gardens by Chris Keeton. Burial will be in East Carter County Memory Gardens.

Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Saturday at Malone Funeral Home in Grayson.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Community Hospice, 1538 Central Ave., Ashland, KY 41101.

Condolences may be made to the Pennington family at

Submitted by: Linda Cheeks Pittano

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