Allen Woodrow Pennington Jr.
Published: February 24, 2013
ALLEN WOODROW PENNINGTON JR., known as "Woody" to all, passed away on Tuesday while traveling. He was born on Sept. 10, 1951, to Pearl Bowen Pennington and the late A. Woodrow Pennington Sr. Woody's presence will be missed in the kitchen and on the grill of his home, and along the walking trails of his neighborhood. In addition to his wife Lucy, who he met while stationed in North Carolina with the Army's 82 Airborne Division, he is survived by his son, Allen Pennington of Cammack Village, his daughter, Elizabeth Pennington Mayes and son in law, Barrett of Houston, Texas, his mother, Pearl Bowen Pennington, sister, Olivia Piazza, brother, John Pennington all of Little Rock, and a host of family and friends. Visitation will be Monday from 5-7 p.m. at Ruebel Funeral Home in Little Rock, graveside service will be held Tuesday at 11 at the Arkansas State Veteran's Cemetery in North Little Rock. The family requests that donations be made to "The Woody Fund" c/o Beverly at Peak Properties 11711 Hermitage Road, Little Rock, ARK. 72211. Arrangements by Ruebel Funeral Home, www.ruebelfuneralhome.com.