Graveside services for Betty Penny, age 69 of Mount Vernon, were at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 2012 at the Providence Cemtery with Rev. Jim Crittenden officiating.
Mrs. Penny was born Dec. 31, 1942 in Bakersfield, Calif., to Ernest Daffern and Bertie Lee Henry. She was married to John Penny.
She died Thursday, April 26 at her residence.
She is survived by her husband, John Penny of Mount Vernon; three sons, Clay and Monica Penny, Greg Penny, and Boose and Cyndi Penny, all of Mount Vernon; four sisters, Melba Hedrick of Oleta, Okla., Dorn Ingersoll of Cloudy, Okla., Kim Carlile of Hugo, Okla., and Ernestine Hendrix of Morganton, N.C.; a brother, Johnny Daffern of Antlers, Okla.; eight grandchildren, Ashley Penny, Amberlie Penny, Brooke Penny, Paige Penny, Hannah Penny, Shelby Allen, Bubba Penny, Ryan Suitts, and C. T. Penny; and two great-grandchildren, Major Penny and Alston Allen.
Pallbearers were Chris Orr, Brett Haley, David Haley, Jay Lappin, Charlie Bishop, and Jason Weatherford.