Sharon Lou Pennington


Sharon Lou Pennington, 68, a native of Randolph County and a resident of Ravenna, Ohio, departed this life early Thursday morning, Oct. 15, 2020, at her home. Death was unexpected.

She was born Monday, March 10, 1952, at Elkins, a daughter of the late Anna Belle Pearl Sharp.

She had never married.

Surviving are one brother, Jimmie Pennington of Beverly; one niece, Tracey Klosterman; and one nephew, Harold Pennington.

Preceding her in death are two sisters, Peggy Ann Pennington and Betty Jane Pennington; and one infant brother.

Sharon was a graduate of Parsons High School. She worked in newspaper delivery in the Ravenna area and later worked in Home Health Care. She was a Methodist by faith. She loved her family, especially her mother. She cherished her cats and was an avid collector.

The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 19. Final Rites will be conducted at the funeral home Monday at 10 a.m. The Rev. Gary Phillips will officiate and interment will follow at the Mountain State Memorial Gardens at Gilman.

The family suggests that expressions of sympathy be in the form of contributions to a home health care facility of the donor’s choice. The Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Sharon Lou Pennington. As we continue to follow the CDC guidelines and the recent mandate by Gov. Jim Justice, social distancing as well as a mask will be required for those in attendance.

We encourage our communities to support one another through memories and condolences at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home website; www.lohrbarbfuneralhome.com.