Obituary: Fonda Penney

Graveside services for Fonda Penney, 87, of Montalba, Texas are scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at Liberty Cemetery in Anderson County, Texas with Bro. Paul Diepenbruck officiating.

Mrs. Penney passed on January 17, 2019 in Montalba, Texas.

Fonda Joy Penney was born October 9, 1931 in Springfield, Texas the daughter of Jennings Bryan Sutherlin and Norma Minerva Johnson Sutherlin. In her younger days she loved playing golf with her husband and her ladies’ group. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, sewing and baking. Grandma cherished spending time with her family and will be missed by all she knew and loved.

She is preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her loving husband William L. Penney of Montalba; three children, Steven L. Penney of Palestine, Norma Foley of Cypress, Pamela Bottorff and husband Rick of Godley; two siblings, Jean Duncan and husband Weldon of Athens, Bryan Sutherlin and wife Char of Dallas; eight grandchildren, Jason Penney and wife Jamie, Nathan Penney and wife Courtney, Cami Bledsoe and husband Brennen, Chris Shandera and wife Amy, Shawn Shandera and wife Velma, Stephanie Rowell and husband Danny, Paul Jones and wife Kelly, Penney Brewer and husband Timothy; nineteen great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 from 6-8 p.m. at the Hannigan Smith Funeral Home.

You may light a candle or write condolences to the family at: www.hannigansmith.com.

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