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“Mother Pennington was a wonderful lady. She will truly be missed. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Mat Washburn - Mount Holly, NC

“I never felt like a stranger in Becky's house! She was a 2nd momma to me! She loved me like her own! I will miss her more than she will ever know,...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Teran Ellis - Cherryville, NC

“I have had chance to talk to her several hours but knew her by my dear friend Janice and by her son Jason . She was a beautiful, smart, strong...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: emine yalcinkaya pennington - NC

“Wishing condolences and praying for the family. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Richard Arrowood - Gastonia, NC

“RIP dear Becky. I know you have those angels laughing! ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Margaret Trakas - Gastonia, NC

“I still can't believe you're gone! You're in a much better place and able to live exactly the way you always wanted and the way you absolutely...Read More »

Becky Curtis Pennington
1953 - 2021

Gastonia – Rebecca Desiree "Becky" Curtis Pennington, 67, passed away on July 21, 2021, at CaroMont Regional Medical Center.

She was born in Fairbanks, Alaska on August 7, 1953, to the late Walter and Jerry Sandifer Curtis. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Jeffrey Curtis. She worked as a fraud specialist at Bank of America for many years before retiring and serving in her most important "job" as Grammy. Becky enjoyed cooking for her family, and working in her flower garden. She loved all animals especially her cat Sid. Becky was a loving mother, grandmother, and sister.

Survivors include her children, Jason Pennington, Joshua (Mary) Pennington, and Desiree (Kevin) McLaughlin; her wonderful granddaughters whom she loved dearly, Rebekah Elizabeth and Mary Eleanor Pennington; brothers, Robert and Jerry Curtis.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Saturday, July 24th at Withers & Whisenant Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Research Hospital, 2101 Rexford Rd #165W, Charlotte, NC 28211.

Condolences may be made to www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com.

Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia (704) 864-5144 is serving the Family.

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Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service
2916 Union Rd. Gastonia, NC 28054
Tel. (704) 864-5144