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Roger Lee Pennington
Roger Lee Pennington

Roger Lee Pennington, of Shallotte Point, died Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, at his residence. He was 63.

He was born in North Wilkesboro on Oct. 20, 1952, the son of the late John Ralph Pennington and Ruby Felts Pennington, of Granite Quarry. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Hickman Pennington, on July 10, 1995.

Mr. Pennington will be greatly missed.

Surviving in addition to his mother are his children, John Russell Hickman and wife, Teresa, of Bladenboro, Kevin Hickman and wife, Tracy, of Shallotte, Brandon Pennington of Shallotte Point, Rhonda Linette Wooten and husband, Edgar, of Supply and Jennifer Grimm and husband, Chris, of Wilmington; brothers, Johnny Pennington, of China Grove, Larry Pennington, of Pinnacle and Jimmy Pennington, of Tyro; sisters, Dare Couch, of Elkin, Vivian Hopkins, of Gold Hill and Mary Wagner, of Rockwell; grandchildren, Johnnie Hickman, Rhonette Courson, Johnathan Hickman, Heather Hickman, Dustin Allen and Jessica Norton; 12 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and host of many close friends.

Funeral services were held Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, at White Funeral and Cremation Service Chapel, with Pastor Frank Stanly officiating. Burial followed at Oak Grove Cemetery, with Pastor Bo Wilkins officiating.

Pallbearers will be Chris Titus, Dustin Allen, Edgar Wooten, Gary Lewis, Landis Cooker and Terry Evans.

Please leave online condolences for the family at White Funeral and Cremation Service.

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