Emerson “Red” Penland


Penland, EmersonEmerson “Red” Penland, age 72, of Winder passed away Thursday, July 23, 2015.  Mr. Penland retired from DeKalb Steel.  He was survived by his wife of 40 years Patricia Sailors Penland; sons Jonathon W. Penland and wife Stephanie, Anthony Blaine Penland and Krista Waite; daughters Melinda Coffey and husband Phillip, Meloney Siriani; brothers Tex Penland and wife Judy, and Horace Penland; sisters Joan Bennett, Wanda Williamson, Martha Fowler, Judy Tidwell and husband Clinton and Mae Fielden; 8 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.  He is preceded in death by his parents Loyd and Ellen Penland; daughter Denise Sheppard and sister Jeanette Myers. A memorial service will be held 1:00 pm Monday, July 27, 2015 at Mount Sinai Baptist Church, 1700 Azalea Drive, Lawrenceville, GA, 30043.  Pastors Billy Crocker and Jerry Crocker will be officiating.  In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the church or to the family.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

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2 Responses to Emerson “Red” Penland

  1. debra lambert says:

    Pat, so sorry to hear about Red. Prayers are with your family and friends. Debra Lambert (Rabbitt)


  2. Cathy McKinney says:

    I am so sorry to hear about Uncle Emerson’s passing. I could not get time off from work to make the trip from Virginia to home but just know that my thoughts are prayers are with you and your family.
    Love You.
    Cathy McKinney


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