Daisy Virginia Pennington, 84, of Witt Road, Pearisburg, passed away Friday, September 25, 2015 at Pulaski Health and Rehab Center in Pulaski. Born on February 14, 1931, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Lelia Meadows Stanwitz. She was a member of Riverview Baptist Church in Ripplemead and was a breast cancer survivor. Most of her life she worked as a waitress and loved serving others. She enjoyed gardening and was a wonderful cook. Everyone in the family was aware of the goodness of her homemade cakes. She was preceded in death by a brother Joe Stanwitz and a sister Wanda Ratcliffe.
She leaves to cherish her memory her husband of 38 yrs. Robert Pennington; her son James Carter and her daughter Linda Smith; her grandchildren Erie Carter, David Kirk, and Christie Kirk; her five great-grandchildren; her brother Jack Stanwitz (Pat) of Dublin; and her sister Janet Psathas (George) of Pearisburg; and her constant companions that she dearly loved, Lucky and Hobo.
Graveside services will be conducted Tuesday at 2:00 pm in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg with Pastor Shahn Wilburn officiating. At her request there will be no public viewing. The Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., in Pembroke is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.