NEW BOSTON – Carl C. Penton, 87, of New Boston, died Monday, February 17, 2014, at the Southern Ohio Medical Center. Born on September 2, 1926, in Jay, FL, he was a son of the late Claude R. and Bertha Julia Diamond Penton.
Survivors include his wife, Kathryn Silvia Penton; three sons, Joseph (Mary Ann) Penton of Cantonment, FL, Hurston (Lina) Penton of Newport, NC, and Ron (Barbara) Penton of Havelock, NC; three stepsons, Mark (Marsha) Fields of Portsmouth, David (Edie) Fields of Tennessee, and Danny Fields; a stepdaughter, Roxie (Mike) Monroe of Mulberry, FL; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Also preceding him in death were a brother, Lawrence Penton; and a stepson, Timothy Fields.
A funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday at the BRANT FUNERAL HOME IN SCIOTOVILLE. The family will receive friends at Brant's from 5 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday at the Pine Level Cemetery in Jay, FL.
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