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Pennywell (C.S.), II., 75, passed away August 23, 2013, in Frisco, Texas.
C.S. "Bubba", the oldest of three children, was born March 23, 1938, in Houston, Texas, to Clarence Sam Pennywell and Helen Clare Pennywell. He attended Jeff Davis High School and graduated from Texas A & M University in 1960 where he proudly served as a member of the Corps of Cadets.
His son, Gregory Scott Pennywell, was born December 14, 1964, in Guam where C.S. and wife Elizabeth Traywick Pennywell were stationed with the United States Air Force. After being commissioned as a 1st Lieutenant and serving his tour of duty for six years they moved to Houston. He worked in the Banking Industry and attended graduate school at SMU University in, 1983 - 84. He retired from Sterling Bank in 2000. C.S. was active as an SFOA football Official for 31 years and a lifetime member of the Houston Live Stock Show & Rodeo.
C.S. loved the outdoors, coaching, horseback riding, ranching and spending time with his son and grandsons.
He is survived by his son, Gregory Scott Pennywell and wife Elizabeth J. Pennywell of Frisco, TX; Brother, Daniel Allen Pennywell and partner Ron McClure of Atlanta, GA; Sister, Sylvia Clare Pennywell of Houston, TX; Grandsons, Chadwick Scott Pennywell and Andrew Scott Pennywell of College Station, Tx.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Clarence Sam Pennywell and Helen Clare Pennywell.
Funeral services will be held at St. Christopher's Episcopal Church at 11:00 am Wednesday, August 28. Viewing will begin at 10:15 am at the church with a reception immediately following the ceremony.
Please join us in celebrating the life of C.S. Pennywell II.
Published in Houston Chronicle on Aug. 26, 2013