Mr. Tony Penland

May 28, 2013

Mr. Tony Charles Penland, 65 of Elberton, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Athens, Georgia.

Tony was born in Asheville, N. C., and was the son of James H. Penland and the late Kathleen Jones Penland.

In addition to his father, Tony is survived by his wife; Cindy H. Penland and a son T. J. Penland all of Elberton.

Tony was an avid sportsman; he enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing and anything that kept him outdoors.

Most important Tony loved his family; he was a devoted and loving son, husband and father.

A service to celebrate Tony’s life will be held Friday, May 31, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. in Dewy Rose Baptist Church. Visitation will be held Thursday, May 30, 2013, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Hicks Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to T. J. and Friends Foundation, P. O. Box 6161, Elberton, Georgia 30635 or the charity of one’s choice.

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Arrangements for Mr. Tony C. Penland are in the care of Hicks Funeral Home of Elberton.