Vernon Belvin Penny, 79, died Thursday. A native of Wake County, he was the son of the late Mallie Andrew and Ida Carroll Penny.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Hwy. 50 S., Garner. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Survivors include his son, Vernon Penny, Jr.and wife, Kelly; daughter, Maria Penny Hansen and husband, Steve; sister, Peggy Penny Veasey; brother, Coye Andrew Penny; grandchildren, Jessica, Austin, Lauren, Sarah and Chad.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sister, Margaret Humphries and brother, M.A. Penny.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday at Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Garner.
Flowers are appreciated or contributions may be made to St. James Methodist Church or Hospice of Wake County.
Condolences to: www.bryan-leefuneralhome.com