Obituary of Carol D. Penny
Carol deBrito Penny, 76, of Lynchburg, passed on Saturday April 3, 2021, at Noah’s Landing Senior Residential Care Home.
Born to William H. and Ellen B. deBrito, the oldest of three daughters in Norfolk, VA., October 21, 1944. She was also predeceased by husband, Donald W. Penny Sr. and daughter, Ann (Toddie) Sharman.
Surviving are sisters Susan Wright, Beth Lohela; children Shari Martin, D. Wayne Penny Jr., Kim C. Banton (Philip). Grandchildren are Trey Stone (Emily), Jared Stone, Julie Wade, Jessica Martin, Lindsey (Lindsay Pritchard), Mallory (Alvaro Sarlo), and Jamie Sharman, Will Lowther, Emily (Dustin) Strandridge, Abigail (Caleb) Gartmann, Dustin Penny. Great grandchildren Donovan and Lucas Martin, Penelope Morton, and Layla Stone.
Her fur babies consist of Winn Dixie and Breezy. We wish a special thanks to Danny and Cindy Torrence at All-American Mutt Rescue for giving Winn Dixie and Breezy a home. Please consider donating to All-American Mutt Rescue in Carol’s name, by writing a check to All-American Mutt Rescue, 5491 Johnson Mountsin Road, Huddleston, VA. 24104. Or via PayPal…email@example.com. They will notify the family of any donation in her name. Carol was a faithful member of Lakewood Baptist Church.
Special thanks to her friend Polly Litton, who checked on Carol and her family until the end.
Special thanks to her daughter and son in law, Kim and Philip Banton for their enormous efforts to help Carol, especially the last ten years. Solame Ngure, previously employed by Home Instead, and granddaughter Mallory Sharman, for taking care of Carol in her home. Many thanks to Noah’s Landing, a Senior Residential Care Home in Goode, VA, and Gentle Shepherd Hospice, Roanoke and Lynchburg. These are all special people.
Visitation will be Sunday April 11, 1:00 pm, Service at 2:00 pm. At Diuguid Funeral Home, 21914 Timberlake Rd, Lynchburg.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Carol Penny, please visit Tribute Store