Doris Marie Pennington



Doris Marie Pennington, 81, a native of the Margo area of Spotsylvania County died Sunday, June 3, 2018.

Mrs. Pennington was the daughter of the late Morris and Sallie Acors. She was a homemaker and a member of Hebron Baptist Church and the American Legion Post 320 Auxiliary.

Mrs. Pennington enjoyed playing bingo, working crossword puzzles and gardening. She enjoyed watching baseball, old TV game shows, and was a faithful watcher of The Young and Restless.

Survivors include her husband of 67 years, Wilbur S. “Pete” Pennington; two children, Ernie Pennington (Sandie) and Becky Payne (Ricky); three grandchildren, Craig Pennington (Dominique), Amy Wheeler and Travis Payne (Chelsea); four great-grandchildren, Case Pennington, Danica Pennington, Grayson Payne and Colt Pennington; two brothers, Joe Acors and Earl Acors; and two sisters, Kathleen Davis and Margaret Arnold. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Emmitt Acors, John Acors and James Bernard Acors.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, June 10 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

A service will be held at 2 pm. Monday, June 11 at Hebron Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hebron Baptist Church, 11000 Hebron Church Rd., Spotsylvania, Va. 22551.