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Obituary: Ruby Pauline Pennington

Ruby Pauline Pennington left this earthly body on May 15, 2013. She was born in Water Lula, Ark. on March 4, 1917.

She grew up in Fort Smith, Ark. She was the daughter of William and Lula Wallace Kuhn Nickles, and the stepdaughter of Luna Gertrude Crowley. She married James Vernon Pennington on Feb. 3, 1936, in Fort Smith, Ark.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Vernon Pennington, infant daughter, Lula Idell, son, James Edgar, sister, Minnie Evick, brothers Will Roy and Guy Raymond Crowley. She is survived by her son, Jerry Pennington (Sandy), Sharon Wilson (Don); four grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and many friends.

Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at the First Southern Baptist Church on Highway 89 in Chino Valley. Graveside services will be Tuesday, May 28, 2013, in Paris, Ark.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to be made to The First Southern Baptist Church Women's Missionary Union, 1524 N. Highway 89, Chino Valley, AZ 86323.

Funeral arrangements were by Chino Valley Funeral Home in Chino Valley, Ariz. and Roller Funeral Home in Paris, Ark.

Information provided by survivors.

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