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William Henry Pennell

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March 29, 1929 — Jan. 11, 2018

William Henry Pennell, 88, of Wilson, died Thursday. A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, at the Mausoleum Courtyard in Evergreen Memorial Park, Wilson.

Surviving are his wife, Bertha Tripp Pennell; one son, Tony Pennell (Dianne) of West Jefferson; one granddaughter, Ashley Creech (Scott) of Raleigh; two grandchildren, Liam Creech and Lanier Creech; one brother, Jay Pennell Jr. of Greenville; and one sister, Grace Warrick of Taylorsville.

Funeral services are under the direction of Thomas-Yelverton Funeral Home, Wilson. Online condolences may be sent to www.thomasyelverton.com.