Edith M. Penton

Published 8:48 am Sunday, March 3, 2013


age 87, passed away Feb. 24, 2013 at her residence in Slidell La. She was a native of Bogalusa La. She is survived by two daughters, Debra Aime of Slidell La. and Thelma Rollins of Bogalusa La. nine grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren and four great-great- grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Harold Penton, sons Pete Penton, Charles Ray Penton, and Edward Penton. daughters Frankie Simonson and Jo Ann Thomas parents Burton and Georgine Ann Quave. Also preceded in death by several brothers, sisiters, and grandchildren.

Visitation will be held in the chapel of Brown-McGehee Funeral Home on Tuesday Feb. 26, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Visitation will continue on Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. until time for services in the chapel at 2:00p.m. Burial will be in Grantham Cemetery in Bush La. Rev. Milton Penton will officiate.

Family and friends may view and sign the online guestbook at www.brownmcgehee.com