T. Carlene Pennel
July 11, 1930 - May 5, 2020
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Carlene, the oldest of eight children of Carl and Opal Pennel, was born in Purdy, Missouri. When the family moved to Springfield in 1941, Carlene moved from one room country schools to larger buildings with many students. After graduating from Central High School, she attended Southwest Baptist College, Bolivar, taught two years in a one-room…

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Nick and Taiye Obiri & Family left a message on May 7, 2020:
We are saddened by Carlene's transition from this earth but rejoice that she has gone to be with her Saviour. Carlene steadfastly ministered to many and especially to international students. My family benefitted from her love, kindness, and generosity but most of all from her fervent commitment to modeling Christian living. We extend our condolences to the family and pray that God will provide the strength to get through this challenging period. Nick & Taiye Obiri. Gaithersburg, MD
Greenlawn left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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