July 16, 2016
CALEDONIA — Janie Beatrice Pennington, 98, died July 15, 2016, at The Windsor Place. Services are 2 p.m. Sunday at Lowndes Funeral Home with Jimmy Ray officiating. Burial will follow at Rowan Cemetery in Steens. Visitation is one hour before service time at the funeral home. Mrs. Pennington was born Feb. 20 1918, to the late Marion C. and Sibley Jane Taylor Perkins. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, Earl Grady Pennington; one grandchild; one sister; and four brothers. She is survived by daughter, Sandra Elliot of Knoxville,Tennessee; son, Everett Pennington of Caledonia; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and sister, Eulene Taylor. Pallbearers are Nathan Sprouse, Jacob Holtman, Marty Holtman, Ronnie Oaks, Marty Pennington and Brian Kelly. Memorials may be made to the Palmer Home for Children, P.O. Box 746, Columbus, MS 39703.