Ruth Baker Pennington, 92 of Hitchens, KY passed away Friday, March 5, 2020 at Carter Nursing & Rehab at Grayson, KY. She was born January 24, 1929 at Elliott County, the daughter of the late Alice Sparks Barker and Jim Barker.
Ruth was a member of the Blaine Trace Enterprise Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne Pennington. Three brothers: Ray Barker, Bert Barker and Pleas Barker. Five sisters: Ruby Woods, Faye Lawson, Erma Ison, Linda Nelson and Blanche Laney. One son in law, Duane (Danny) Campbell, one grandson Jakob Pennington Hall.
Ruth is survived by two daughters, Brends & husband Bob Dudon of Grayson, KY. Mary Campbell of Hitchins, KY. Three sons, Raymond & wife Wilma Pennington of Webbville, KY, Gary & wife Esta Pennington, Randy & wife Pam Pennington of Grayson, KY. A brother, John & wife Velma Barker of Ohio.
Twelve grandchildren: Sandra, Sandra's father Dale & husband Greg Messer, Jacqueline & Scott Hall, Margaret & Lawrence Ison, Regina Pennington, Scott Pennington, Larry Pennington, Racheal May, Jason Campbell, Jennifer & Ova Sexton, Robert Blevins, Sean Blevins and Magan Bromwell Pennington.
Twelve great grandchildren: Nick and Zack Messer, Cameron Seagraves, Raymond and Stanley Cornett, Chloe Pennington Hall, Paige May, Chelsey, David and Haley Sexton, Austin Campbell and Tallulah McGlone.
Three great great grandchildren: Paytin Messer, Macie Messer and Olivia Cains
Funeral will be conducted Friday, March 12 at 1:00 PM at Lewis & Ferguson Funeral Home at Sandy Hook, KY with Bro. Gary Sparks officiating. Friends may call after 11:00 AM Friday. Burial will be at the Pennington/Hardy Cemetery on Gallion Branch Rd.
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