Joseph S. Pennell, 50, of Oak Orchard, passed away on Monday, Feb. 19, 2007, at home. He enjoyed working in the yard, hunting, fishing and building things.
Pennell was preceded in death by his parents, Frances and Margaret Anderson Pennell. He is survived by his wife, Carla Johnson-Pennell of Oak Orchard; two friends, Pam Conaway of Oak Orchard and Cheryl Wooten of Georgetown; two sons, Joe Pennell III of Selbyville, and Jason Pennell of Millsboro; two daughters, Jacki Hammond and husband Timothy of Laurel, and Wiley Covington and husband Steven of Millsboro; a brother, Frankie Pennell of North Carolina; two sisters, Kathy Green and Pat Allen of North Carolina; grandchildren, Jacob, Jared, Justin, Jonathan, Stevie and Shelby.
Services were scheduled for Friday, Feb. 23, 2007, with interment at Laurel Hill Cemetery, Laurel.
Contributions may be made in Pennell’s name to the Heffer Fund of Grace, c/o United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 566, Millsboro, DE 19966.