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Darrell R. Pennington

March 4, 1935 December 21, 2018
Darrell R. Pennington
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Darrell R. Pennington, 83, passed away on Friday, December 21, 2018, at Scenic Hills Care Center in Ferdinand, IN.
Darrell was born in Grandview, IN on March 4, 1935. His parents were Dennis and Vida (Roos) Pennington.
Darrell was a member of St. John’s United Church of Christ of Clay City, a graduate of Dale High School, a United States Air Force veteran, a member of American Legion Post 242, and a Sunday School teacher. He had also been a rural mail carrier in Gentryville and Santa Claus.
Darrell is preceded in death by John Smith; his grandson, Michael Pennington; brothers, Don and Elmer Smith; sister, Thelma Hunter.
Darrell is survived by his wife of 63 years, M. Karen (Rickenbaugh) Pennington, whom he married on April 16, 1955; sons John David Pennington and his wife, Lori, of Henderson, KY, Steve Pennington and his wife, Gina, of Richland; daughter Ellen Clark and her husband, Steve, of Chandler; grandchildren, Katie Stern, Mathew Pennington, Audrey Anderson, Andrew Pennington, Cassie Miller, Haylee Bell, Zachary Clark, Jessica Clark; nineteen great grandchildren; sisters, Yvonne Sisley of Grandview, Helen Lottus of Lamar.
Services will be at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, December 27, 2018 at Boultinghouse Funeral Home, Youngblood Chapel in Chrisney, IN, with Pastor Steve Bennett officiating. Burial will follow in St. John’s UCC Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at the funeral home in Chrisney.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John’s UCC Cemetery Fund.

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2:00 PM 12/26/2018 2:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 12/26/2018 8:00:00 PM
Youngblood Chapel

36 East Market Street
Chrisney, IN 47611

Youngblood Chapel
36 East Market Street Chrisney 47611 IN
United States





10:00 AM 12/27/2018 10:00:00 AM
Youngblood Chapel

36 East Market Street
Chrisney, IN 47611

Youngblood Chapel
36 East Market Street Chrisney 47611 IN
United States

Cemetery Details


St. John UCC Cemetery Final Resting Place

Lamar, IN 47550

CR Lamar 47550 IN
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. John's UCC Cemetery Fund


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