Mable Joyce Goddard Pennington 1935 - 2024

Mable Joyce Goddard Pennington, age 88, born in Arcola, Saskatchewan, Canada, July 3, 1935, passed from this life into her heavenly home, on January 21, 2024.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar H. and Mable A. Goddard and five brothers, Irving, Calvin, Robert, Richard, and Charles Goddard, and two sisters, Mae Peters, and Mildred Ulrich.

She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Reverend Ernest C. Pennington, two sons, Keith (Linda) Pennington of Lakeland, FL, Gary (SueAnne) Pennington of Parkersburg, WV and one daughter, Lavonne (Dan) Boothe of Beckley, WV. Four grandchildren also survive her, Koby, Brianna, Travis, and Alex, two sisters, Olive Aspinall and Violet Brown of Estevan, Saskatchewan and a host of nieces and nephews.

The celebration of our Wife and Mother’s life was on Saturday, January 27, 2024, at the Family Worship Center in Beckley, WV.

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Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 South Kanawha Street, Beckley, WV.