First Posted: 6/18/2009
MOUNT AIRY Mr. William David Penn, 57, of Mount Airy, passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2009, at his home. He was born in Patrick County, Va., on Nov. 7, 1951, to the late Lester C. and Gracie Nolen Penn. In addition to his parents, Mr. Penn was preceded in death by an infant son. He had worked at Cross Creek Apparel. Mr. Penn is survived by one son, David Penn of Westfield; one brother, Larry Penn of Mount Airy; one sister, Dorothy Scales of Stuart, Va.; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Mr. Penn will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Moody Funeral Home in Stuart, with Elder Melton Roberson officiating. Burial will follow in Patrick Memorial Gardens. A wake will be held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.moodyfuneralservices.com.